Star Wars Obi-Wan Kenobi series for Disney Plus taps Mandalorian director
Deborah Chow will direct the upcoming live-action series starring Ewan McGregor. The Alienist's Hossein Amini will write it.
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"We really wanted to select a director who is able to explore both the quiet determination and rich mystique of Obi-Wan in a way that folds seamlessly into the Star Wars saga," Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy said in a statement. "Based on her phenomenal work developing our characters in The Mandalorian, I'm absolutely confident Deborah is the right director to tell this story."