Variety has reported that Pedro Pascal is set to play the lead role in “The Mandalorian.” For those who are not aware, “The Mandalorian” is one of the upcoming series that will be streamed exclusively on the Disney+ platform, which is based on the Star Wars brand. Currently his character is under wraps so no other details about this role is confirmed at this time.
As reported earlier, the first episode of the series will be directed by Star Wars veteran, Dave Filoni. Other episode directors include Deborah Chow, Rick Famuyiwa, Bryce Dallas Howar, and Taika Waititi. The series will be executed produced by Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni, Kathleen Kennedy, and Colin Wilson. Karen Gilchrist will serve as co-executive producers on the project.
The Disney+ streaming service is set to launch in late 2019.