Back on New Year’s Eve, Production Weekly revealed that the untitled Cassian Andor series for Disney+ would begin shooting in October of this year and in a recent issue, provided additional specifics about the shooting schedule and what the show will be about.
We’ve now learned the entire production timeline for the live-action Star Wars series thanks to new information in a recent issue of Production Weekly. As always, these dates are tentative and often shift a few days one way or the other, but currently, Disney+ is planning an extensive shoot with production kicking off on October 28,
In addition to the production timeline this brief synopsis for the production was also revealed:
“The “Rogue One” prequel will unfold in the early years of the Rebellion and is described as a “rousing spy thriller.” Diego Luna will reprise his role as rebel spy Cassian Andor, the cocky daredevil who helped steal the Death Star plans in the hit 2016 movie. “
The series was first announced by Bob Iger during a November conference call with Disney shareholders. At this time no release date has been set for either of the live-action Star Wars series. Stay tuned to That Hashtag Show for more on this story as it develops.