While Rogue One was subjected to intense scrutiny over the reshoots that took place under the stewardship of Tony Gilroy, the film was a smash hit at the box office, earning more than $1 billion worldwide. The major series now in development is Jon Favreau's The Mandalorian, which will be set after the events of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi before the formation of the First Order. It's not too surprising to learn that Disney is going to make more Star Wars shows for the streaming service. The new show is set to follow Cassian Andor, the rebel spy from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Additionally, the executive said that Lucasfilm will produce a second live action Star Wars series for Disney+. The new season of the returning Star Wars: The Clone Wars will appear on the service, as well as a Pixar series based on Monsters, Inc.More news: FSU garners #1 seed, opens NCAA Tournament against Loyola
The series is described as "a rousing spy thriller [which will] explore tales filled with espionage and daring missions to restore hope to a galaxy in the grip of a ruthless Empire". He also said that Disney+ will launch in late 2019, which gives other streamers like Netflix and Hulu enough time to get their affairs in order. "I have so many memories of the great work we did together and the relationships I made throughout the journey". Sure, we've seen Jedi and we've seen the Sith, but not on the platform of television where a much more in-depth story can be told.
In addition to announcing that a series centered on Cassian Andor is in the works, Iger also confirmed that Marvel Studios is in fact developing a series for Disney+ based on Loki.More news: England consult player dossier on how to defeat New Zealand
The show is one of several ambitious series coming to Disney's Netflix challenger, which it has christened Disney+. Let us know in the comments down below!More news: AI news anchor debuts in China