‘The Mandalorian’: Jon Favreau Confirms Season 2 Being Written Ahead of Disney+ Series Premiere

Published on Jul 12, 2019

‘The Mandalorian’: Jon Favreau Confirms Season 2 Being Written Ahead of Disney+ Series Premiere

Jon Favreau seems determined to be Disney’s 2019 Mvp. After appearing in “Avengers: Endgame” and “Spider-Man: Far From Home,” his CGI reboot of “The Lion King” is expected to carry the studio’s July box office. Then in November he’ll help launch their Disney+ streaming service with “The Mandalorian.” The “Iron Man” director is spearheading the first live-action TV show set in the “Star Wars” universe, and it sounds like things are going quite well.

In an interview with Jimmy Kimmel (via The Wrap) to promote “The Lion King,” Favreau opened up about his new show, and confirmed that Disney is already moving ahead with a second season.

“It’s after ‘Return of the Jedi,’ so the Empire is gone and all hell is breaking loose in the Outer Rim. And it’s about the scum and villainy, that once you take out the rule of law, what happens?

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Author: Christian Zilko