In a recent interview with Vanity Fair, Loki Composer Natalie Holt has revealed that she has been tapped to score Lucasfilm’s latest Disney+ prequel series. Obi-Wan Kenobi. This makes her the first female live performance composer. star Wars project. Holt also confirmed involvement star Wars composer John Williams, who will create the main theme of the show’s title, describing it as «reflexive» and «totally fitting» for a series directed by Ewan McGregor.
For work on TV drama Victoria, the British composer received her first Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Music Composition for a Series. In addition to Obi-Wan Kenobishe is also currently working on the score for HBO Max’s DC movie. Bat Girland 2th Century Studios. A princess.
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Obi-Wan Kenobi Will see Ewan McGregor return to the Star Wars universe as he reprises his iconic role as the titular Jedi Master he famously portrayed in George Lucas’ prequel trilogy. It also shows the return of a comrade star war alumni Hayden Christensen as Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader and Joel Edgerton as Owen Lars.
“The story begins 10 years after the dramatic events Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith where Obi-Wan Kenobi faced his greatest defeat – the fall and corruption of his best friend and Jedi apprentice Anakin Skywalker, who had fallen to the dark side as the evil Sith Lord Darth Vader,» reads the official synopsis.
Returning Star Wars alumni are joined by franchise newcomers Kumail Nanjiani (Eternal), O’Shea Jackson Jr. (Godzilla: King of the Monsters), Sun Kang (F9: Fast Saga), Moses Ingram (Queen’s Gambit), Indira Varma (Game of Thrones), Rupert Friend (French dispatch), Simone Kessel (About kings and prophets), Benny Safdie (Uncut Gems) and Maya Erskine (PEN15).
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Obi-Wan Kenobi Directed by Deborah Chow and written by Joby Harold. Executive Producers: Kathleen Kennedy, Michelle Reyvan, Deborah Chow, Ewan McGregor and Joby Harold.
The long-awaited prequel is scheduled to premiere on Friday, May 27, in two episodes.