About the Star Wars The Acolyte Series.
Star Wars series that takes viewers into a galaxy of shadowy secrets and emerging dark-side powers in the final days of the High Republic era.
The Acolyte stars Dafne Keen, Amandla Stenbert, Jodie Turner-Smith, Dean-Charles Chapman, Carrie-Anne Moss, Charlie Barnett, Rebecca Henderson, James Henri-Thomas, Manny Jacinto, and Lee Jung-jae.
The Acolyte is directed by Leslye Headland from a script written by herself. Janson Micallef will executive produce the project.
The Acolyte began pre-production on December 10, 2020 with filming commencing on November 7, 2022.
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Disney+ announces cast for upcoming original Star Wars series, “The Acolyte”
Today, Disney+ announced the cast for “The Acolyte,” an upcoming original Star Wars series from Lucasfilm. Joining the previously announced Amandla Stenberg (“The Hate U Give”) are Emmy Award-winner Lee Jung-jae (“Squid Game”), Manny Jacinto (“Nine Perfect Strangers”), Dafne Keen (“His Dark Materials”), Jodie Turner-Smith (“Queen & Slim”), Rebecca Henderson (“Inventing Anna”), Charlie Barnett (“Russian Doll”), Dean-Charles Chapman (“1917”) and Carrie-Anne Moss (“The Matrix”).
“The Acolyte” is a mystery-thriller that will take viewers into a galaxy of shadowy secrets and emerging dark-side powers in the final days of the High Republic era. A former Padawan reunites with her Jedi Master to investigate a series of crimes, but the forces they confront are more sinister than they ever anticipated.
From creator, showrunner and executive producer Leslye Headland (“Russian Doll”), “The Acolyte” has begun production in the U.K. The executive producers are Kathleen Kennedy, Simon Emanuel, Jeff F. King and Jason Micallef. Rayne Roberts and Damian Anderson are producing. Headland will also direct the series pilot.
“The Acolyte” will stream exclusively on Disney+.