Now Premiering on August 22 at 6 P.M. PT with First Two Episodes
Last night, to celebrate “Star Wars: Ahsoka" fan events were held in multiple cities, including Disneyland Park in Anaheim and Disney World in Orlando, and Hollywood, New York and San Francisco. At each venue, excited fans attended a screening of the first two episodes of Lucasfilm’s highly anticipated, new series. Each fan event featured extras, such as photo opportunities, props and costumes. Along with footage from the events, a sizzle reel was compiled to complete the celebration and is also available.
LINK TO PHOTOS: https://dam.gettyimages.com/thewaltdisneystudios/ahsokafanevents
LINK TO SIZZLE REEL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kjL_KhKuXBg
LINK TO EVENTS FOOTAGE: https://www.epk.tv/view/#/campaign/ahsoka/multi-city-fan-events/
Disney+ is happy to announce that it will be streaming the series on Tuesdays beginning at 6 P.M. PT, premiering on August 22 with the first two episodes, exclusively on Disney+.
Set after the fall of the Empire, “Star Wars: Ahsoka” follows the former Jedi Knight Ahsoka Tano, Padawan to Anakin Skywalker, as she investigates an emerging threat to a vulnerable galaxy.
"Ahsoka" stars Rosario Dawson, Natasha Liu Bordizzo, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Ray Stevenson, Ivanna Sakhno, Diana Lee Inosanto, David Tennant, Lars Mikkelsen and Eman Esfandi. The episodes are directed by Dave Filoni, Steph Green, Peter Ramsey, Jennifer Getzinger, Geeta Vasant Patel and Rick Famuyiwa. Dave Filoni is the head writer and executive produces along with Jon Favreau, Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson and Carrie Beck. Karen Gilchrist serves as co-executive producer.
Lucasfilm's “Star Wars: Ahsoka” launches on August 22 with the first two episodes, exclusively on Disney+.
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Walt Disney Studios Global Publicity
Derek Del Rossi