Disney has unveiled both the directors and release dates for each of the eight episodes of ‘Ahsoka’.
They are as follows:
Episode 1 – Director: Dave Filoni. Release date: August 22.
Episode 2 – Director: Steph Green. Release date: August 22.
Episode 3 – Director: Steph Green. Release date: August 29.
Episode 4 – Director Peter Ramsey. Release date: September 5.
Episode 5 – Director: Dave Filoni. Release date: September 12.
Episode 6 – Director: Jennifer Getzinger. Release date: September 19.
Episode 7: Director Geeta Vasant Patel. Release date: September 26.
Episode 8 – Director: Rick Famuyiwa. Release date: October 3.
Dave Filoni has written all of the episodes.
The runtime or titles of each episode has not been officially released.
X user @Cryptic4KQual, someone who has accurately leaked episode runtimes of ‘The Mandalorian’ season three, said that episode one will run for 54 minutes and 21 seconds, episode two will run for 42 minutes and 15 seconds, and episode three will run for 34 minutes and 50 seconds.
This is not official information, however.
‘Ahsoka’ will follow the titular character (Rosario Dawson) as she hunts for Grand Admiral Thrawn (Lars Mikkelsen).
The Twi’lek pilot Hera Syndulla (Mary Elizabeth Winstead), Mandalorian artist Sabine Wren (Natasha Liu Bordizzo), and the two droids Huyang (David Tennant), and Chopper will join Ahsoka on her journey.
The evil Morgan Elsbeth (Diana Lee Inosanto), Baylan Skoll (Ray Stevenson), Shin Hati (Ivanna Sakhno), and the former inquisitor Marrok (Paul Darnell) are also trying to find the Admiral.
‘Ahsoka’ is the first time an alien character will have their own show in ‘Star Wars’
Rosario Dawson first appeared as the character in the second season of ‘The Mandalorian’.
Since then, she has appeared as the character in the 2021 show ‘The Book of Boba Fett’.
Ahsoka was originally introduced in the animated film ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ in 2008, where she was voiced by Ashley Eckstein.