'The Mandalorian': Get Your First Look at Disney's 'Star War' Series (PHOTOS)


Several photos from the new Star Wars series The Mandalorian were unveiled Sunday at the Star Wars Celebration Chicago convention.

Images were shared of the titular, helmeted gunfighter played by Pedro Pascal, as well as characters Greef (played by Carl Weathers) and Cara Dune (played by Gina Carano).

Jon Favreau Teases 'Star Wars' Droid R5-D4 in 'The Mandalorian' (PHOTO)

Jon Favreau Teases 'Star Wars' Droid R5-D4 in 'The Mandalorian' (PHOTO)

The classic droid will be appearing in his upcoming live-action 'Star Wars' streaming series.

The pictures are also posted on the official Star Wars website and on social media.

Written and executive produced by Jon Favreau, the live-action space drama will stream exclusively on Disney+, which is scheduled to launch in November.

Giancarlo Esposito, Emily Swallow, Omid Abtahi, Werner Herzog and Nick Nolte will co-star in the show. The Mandalorian takes place between the films, Star Wars: Return of the Jedi and Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The program's title refers to those from the planet of Mandalore, the home world of bounty hunters Jango Fett and his son Boba Fett.

By Karen Butler

Originally published in UPI Entertainment News.