The upcoming Natasha Liu Bordizzo to star alongside Rosario Dawson on the show, according to reports Friday. Bordizzo is reportedly portraying Sabine Wren, the main Mandalorian from the Star Wars: Rebels CGI animated series.has cast another character, with
Dawson will star in the lead role on the live-action show after she portrayed Jedi Ahsoka Tano on The Mandalorian in 2020. Prior to that live-action appearance, the animated version of Ahsoka was introduced in the animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and appeared in Rebels with Sabine Wren.
Though Star Wars: Ahsoka was originally expected to launch on Disney Plus around the year-end holidays this year, there's still no release date in sight. But another Mandalorian and Star Wars spinoff, Dec. 29., is scheduled to start streaming on Disney Plus
Lucasfilm and Disney Plus didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.