Disney+ has confirmed that Korean American “Fast & Furious” star Sung Kang will appear in “Obi-Wan Kenobi.”
The Star Wars miniseries will feature a star-studded cast, including Kumail Nanjiani of “Eternals” and Indira Varma of “Game of Thrones.”
The Disney+ announcement on the official Star Wars website on Monday also revealed that filmmaker Deborah Chow, who directed two episodes of “The Mandalorian,” will direct the upcoming series.
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Kang, who is set to reprise his role as Han in “Fast & Furious 9” next month, took to Instagram to share the good news.
“May the force be with us,” Kang wrote. “Thank you @carmencubacasts for the years of support and belief in me.”
The miniseries, which will be set 10 years after “Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith,” will have Ewan McGregor reprise his role as Obi-Wan Kenobi and Hayden Christensen return as Darth Vader.
Joel Edgerton, Bonnie Piesse, Rupert Friend, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Simone Kessell and Benny Safdie will also be starring in the series.