Star Wars: Andor – Season 2: How and when does it continue?
The hit series acclaimed by fans and critics alike Star Wars: Andor is now up with all episodes of season 1 Disney+ to disposal. For the finale of the season opener, we’ll take a look ahead and tell you when we’ll have a 2nd season may expect and how Cassian Andor (Diego Luna) continues on the streaming service.
What is Andor about?
In the prequel series to the successful film Rogue One there is a reunion with Diego Luna as Cassian Andor, who and his team of rebels once stole the plans for the Death Star.
The action of the series begins and is told about five years before the events of “Rogue One”. Cassian’s career from the thief and petty criminal in search of a purpose to the self-sacrificing Rebel Alliance Spy during the Galactic Civil War against the Empire. He is sent on one or the other “daring mission”.
When will Andor season 2 be released?
Series maker Tony Gilroy, who directed the movie “Rogue One”, confirmed even before the start of the series at this year’s Star Wars Celebration that there is a 2nd season will be.
The production of another 12 episodes has now begun and is expected to continue filmed until August 2023. However, it will still be a while before the second season is released. Gilroy confirmed he expects a full year for post-production, similar to what happened with Season 1 of the lavishly designed Star Wars series.
Accordingly will season 2 of “Star Wars: Andor” at the earliest in the second half of 2024 expected on Disney+. A concrete start date will be announced in good time.
Andor season 2: so it goes on
At the end of a highly eventful first season, Cassian Andor finds himself en route to his home planet Ferrix, where he buries his adoptive mother Maarva. His comrades-in-arms also attend the funeral.
Maarvas Droid B2EMO shares a final hologram message recorded by its owner for those present, urging the planet’s inhabitants to Battle against the Empire to continue. This leads to unrest, which is brutally put down by imperial forces.
While there are some casualties, Cassian urges the others to leave Ferrix and get to safety. Meanwhile uses luten the moment for it, his plan, Kill Cassian Andor, to implement. The two meet on Luthen’s spaceship Fondor: Cassian asks Luthen to either kill him or let him board, whereupon the latter with a smile reacted.
In the end you see in one Post Credit Scenethat the Death Star almost done is posed. Only one laser module is still under construction before Darth Vader and the Emperor’s new powerful weapon becomes functional.
The 2nd season will certainly start at this point with the action, but concrete details are still top secret. What is certain is that the new episodes, according to the series maker some time skips includes to end after 12 episodes directly to the events at the beginning of the movie to tie in with “Rogue One”.
First Cast Confirmed: Who Will Return In Season 2?
Since the first details about the plot and the cast of season 2 are still being kept secret, there is also one complete list of all performers not officially established yet.
only one Reunion with the main characters should be certain. The list will be maintained until the season starts and will be updated regularly:
- Diego Luna as Cassian Andor
- Stellan Skarsgard as Luthen Rael
- Genevieve O’Reilly as Mon Mothma
- Forest Whitaker as Saw Gerrera