It will debut in the United States, Canada and the Netherlands on November 12, after Disney's current online distribution deal with Netflix comes to an end. There he invited Kennedy to ask him if he'd be playing Kenobi again, and, of course, replied with an emphatic yes.
A Star Wars film featuring McGregor returning to the Jedi role was previously rumored when the franchise announced a series of spinoff films that would pad out the new Star Wars trilogy. He even appeared in "Star Wars Rebels", where he is confronted by Darth Maul one last time on Tatooine.
So, here is a rundown of what's to come in the Star Wars streaming galaxy.
McGregor, who played a younger version of Luke's mentor in Episodes I, II and III said that he had spent years dodging questions from friends (and reporters) about whether he would return to the role.
Also announced was a "spy series" inspired by critically acclaimed Star Wars film Rogue One, with Diego Luna and Alan Tudyk to reprise their roles in a prequel storyline.
Porsche Taycan got five screens in the cabin
The first and most obvious is a massive 16.8-inch curved display on top of the steering column, which is now the instrument panel. The dashboard has the familiar two-element layout with an upper wing and narrow lower wing in the transmission tunnel.
Iran's FM says talks with France over nuke deal "constructive"
Zarif described Marcon proposals on the nuclear deal as good, adding that they serve the European Union commitment to the pact. The situation has threatened to spiral out of control, with ships attacked in the Gulf, drones downed and oil tankers seized.
Beyond Star Wars and Marvel content, Disney+ will include the return of Hilary Duff as Lizzie McGuire, now in her late 20s and living in NY, and a new High School Musical series, along with Pixar films and The Simpsons back catalogue.
The series will follow Obi-Wan Kenobi eight years after the events of Revenge of the Sith, which saw Palpatine execute Order 66 and hunt down the Jedi. He added that "it's a world like the old samurai movies and westerns".
"It's both exhilarating and liberating to be able to tell stories that expand beyond two hours, and the quality of our episodic series for Disney+ will be identical to our feature films", Kennedy said. But the Disney+ series is likely to be an original story that stands alone.
- "Diary of a Female President", a comedy series about a Cuban-American girl's middle-school experience and her path to becoming the United States president.
The film is helm by Academy Award-winning team-directors Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck with Peter Del Vecho serving as a producer. The plot of the follow-up will attempt to explain one of the most pressing questions left unanswered at Frozen's end.
Any tremor that measures 0.5 or above means fracking must be stopped temporarily while tests are carried out. The shutdown comes less than a week after Cuadrilla started fracking its second well on the site.
Thursday's lightning strikes were the worst tragedy in the Tatras since August 1937, when lighting killed four people on Giewont. Tourists climbing Giewont in Poland often aim to end their trip at the top, where a 15-metre iron cross was installed in 1901.
But all their hard work was undone in the 41st minute when Matip headed Liverpool in front from Trent Alexander-Arnold's corner. Within 80 seconds Andy Robertson had fizzed a ball across the six-yard area which Roberto Firmino only narrowly missed.
Marvel Comics has had an impressive run of Star Wars comics since taking over the franchise. "My son thinks I'm cool now. Unused footage from The Force Awakens was utilized to give Fisher's General Leia one final performance.
That was up from non-GAAP net earnings of $840 million, or 52 cents per diluted share, during the same quarter in 2018. Weisler will work with Lores to ensure a seamless transition and will remain at the company through January 2020.
When I came here the main thing was to get back into the Premier League. "Hopefully we can have another successful year". Now he has committed another year of his career to the club through an extension on his existing contract.
The lightning strike occurred shortly after officials sounded the horn for inclement weather at 4:17 p.m. Six fans were injured on Saturday when a bolt of lightning struck the grounds at the Tour Championship.
Miami vs. Florida in college football's season opener
Franks did score three touchdowns, including a go-ahead rushing touchdown in the fourth quarter to give the Gators the lead. If the Franks plays like he did against the Hurricanes, Georgia should be celebrating a third-straight win over the Gators.
Kompany gives up coaching role on matchdays
Anderlecht signed Samir Nasri and Kemar Roofe this summer, while former City teammate Craig Bellamy joined his coaching staff. Of course no one doubts that he can, but it is important that he is merely one of the players during the match.