The galaxy far, far away continues to grow thanks to Disney + and one of the most anticipated upcoming films. Star Wars is Ahsoka Tano’s live-action series starring Rosario Dawson. The character already has a rich animated history after her role in star wars, clone wars Yes star wars rebelsYes the Mandalorian Season 2 revealed it has an important mission in mind after the fall of the Empire. Then do it Star Wars fans should do what they can and watch rebels Before Ahsoka? Ashley Eckstein, who has voiced fan-favorite character in animated projects since 2008, weighed her thoughts.
Ahsoka’s revelation in the Mandalorian his hunt for Grand Admiral Thrawn was exciting to almost everyone Star Wars fan who heard the name of this villain, but rebels viewers already knew all about his reasons for chasing Thrawn across the galaxy. Also, announcements in 2022 Star Wars The celebratory event has officially confirmed this rebels Sabine Wren’s character will be part of the cast (with Natashia Liu Bordizzo in the role ), OR Others from the anime series should also appear. .
Talk to Gossipify before the Her Universe parade at San Diego Comic-Con Ashley Eckstein shared her views when asked if she would recommend the vision rebels Before Ahsoka:
In previous years, programs such as The wars of the clones Yes rebels they were more complementary to films rather than superimposed on them, with the exception of moments like Ashley Eckstein and another rebels alum production vocal cameo at the end of Star Wars – Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker . With the advent of live entertainment expanding Star Wars the setting, animated characters and stories are key to getting the full picture, and that’s especially true of Ahsoka.
After all, the very premise of the show makes it look like a rebels sequel series that turns out to be live-action, with Ahsoka chasing Thrawn. Ahsoka has had roles in two anime series and now two live-action series after appearing the Mandalorian Yes boba fett book before his solo series, and the animated background is already important. Eckstein continues:
I’m not going to dive into spoilers here for those who haven’t reviewed rebels yet again, but the two-part finale of the second season, titled “Twilight of the Apprentice,” still played an important role. because I recommend the series to viewers whether they have seen it or not The wars of the clones. There is also a moment involving Ahsoka that parallels a key moment between Obi-Wan and Vader in the Obi-Wan Kenobi The series finale. When I pointed out that “Twilight of the Apprentice” is an incredibly cinematic ending, Eckstein replied:
The “Siege of Mandalore” story arc concludes The wars of the clones It’s been a long time after the show was initially canceled before it returned to Disney +, and Eckstein shared earlier this year who thinks it “only gets better” for her the more you look at it. It was also the last chronological time that Ahsoka appeared in the saga until rebels, where he would play a key role in establishing the rebellion in the last few years before the original trilogy. Ashley Eckstein continues:
Good news for any fans who have yet to take a look. star wars rebels is that there is still time, like Ahsoka it is not expected for the first time until 2023. All four seasons are available to stream a Disney + subscription furthermore, with the seven seasons of The wars of the clones. next live action Star Wars road series for Disney + (opens in a new tab) this is Andorthe delinquent prequel series starring Diego Luna who will debut on August 31st .
Ashley Eckstein is busy too, as she prepares to host the Her Universe fashion show in her long-awaited return to an in-person event at San Diego Comic-Con. RuPaul’s Endurance Race the former Nina West will host together with her on July 21st. You can also see Eckstein’s most recent Star Wars project with the Knowledgeable questions about Star Wars series, streaming available for free now .