Disney+ Gets a Second Star Wars Live-Action Series Plus a Loki Live Action Series is Being Developed
Disney‘s much talked about digital service finally has a name, Disney+. Along with that announcement, Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger has revealed new series that are being developed for it.
The service is getting a second live-action Star Wars series. This series will focus on Rebel spy Cassian Andor during the early years of the Rebellion and before the events of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Diego Luna will reprise the role of Cassian Andor.
The service is also getting a live-action series centered around the Marvel character Loki and will star Tom Hiddleston.
This is on top of other new stories set in the worlds of Monster Inc. and High School Musical as well as another Star Wars set live-action series, The Mandalorian which takes place after the fall of the Empire and before the emergence of the First Order.
Disney+ is scheduled to launch in the U.S. in late 2019.