‘Willow’ TV Show: Everything To Know About Potential Release Date & More
George LucasMovie ‘1988 Willow is having its own TV series on Disney+ and it’s sure to be a hit! The popular dark fiction film, which was released years after Lucas’s original Star Wars film was released, already has a rabid fan base and the new show promises to be an exciting continuation of the original Star Wars. original part, with some stars even returning. The show’s first official trailer, which can be seen below, was released in June 2022. Learn more about the show, including release date, cast and crew, etc. under.
Release date and viewing location
Willow will be released on Disney+ on November 30, 2022. Plans for the series were first announced on Star Wars Twitter account in 2020 and during the Star Wars Celebration on May 26, it was revealed that it will be shown on Disney+. There will be eight episodes in total, and this is one of Disney’s upcoming series and TV shows in general.
Warwick Davis, who starred in the 1988 film, will reprise the role of Willow Ufgood, a witch turned farmer, in the series. When talking about his return as a character in the upcoming drama, the actor said Radio Times He never thought there would be a performance like this. “You know, it’s weird to be able to talk about it now! It was something I never thought I would happen,” he admitted to the outlet. “Everything was stable when we made the movie Solo. writer, Jonathan Kasdanis a big fan of Willow. He grew up watching it and that’s one of the things that inspired him to be a screenwriter, as was his father.”
“And after that Ron Howard directly and John mentioned to him that he is a big fan of Willow and that gets them talking,” he added. “And me on Solo looks a bit like Willow with my long hair Weazel, and all of this comes together.” Joanne Whalleywho was also present in the original film, will return as Sorcha, who is now the queen.
In addition to two of the original stars, the new series also brings in a host of new faces. Ruby Cruz (Mare of Easttown) will play Princess Kit, the daughter of Madmartigan and Sorcha. Erin Kellyman (Solo: A Star Wars Story) will take on the role of Jade, and Ellie Bamber (Snake) will play Dove. They all seem to be looking for Willow to help them save the world. Tony Revoli (Spider-Man: There’s no way home), Amer Chadha-Patel (The third day), Dempsey Bryk (Silence), Rosabell Laurenti Seller (Game of Thrones), and Talisa Garcia (Baptiste) is also the star of the series.
The crew of Willow There were quite a few changes until it started production. Crazy Rich Asians and In The Heights manager, Jon M. Chuwas originally supposed to direct the pilot, but was abandoned due to time conflicts, according to Limit line. Jonathan Entwistle then log in to work, but Limit line also reported that he left in April due to scheduling conflicts with his new Apple TV+ series, hello tomorrowand is replaced by Stephen Woolfenden. Prior to becoming a director, Stephen was the film’s executive producer, so he already has knowledge of the production process. Jonathan Kasdan, developer and writer of the series, Ron, Brian Grazerand more are set to executive produce the show.
Willowthe series, which is set to take place years after the original film, stars Warwick, Val Kilmer like Madmartigan and others, Limit line reported. Willow’s protagonist and other new characters will go on a fantastical journey, assembled by Princess Kit, to save the world.
The official synopsis of the series is: “The story begins with an aspiring shaman from a Nelwyn village and an infant girl destined to unify the kingdoms, who together help destroy a evil queen and banish the forces of darkness. Now, in a magical world where happy dogs, witches, trolls, and other magical creatures thrive, the adventure continues, as an unlikely group of heroes embark on a quest. dangerous missions to places far beyond their home, where they must face the demons within and come together to save their world. “
There is still no word on the music that will appear in Willow, but judging by the music of the trailer, it will certainly be very adventurous and unforgettable.
Trivia about production
Willow, the TV series, is said to take place 20-30 years after the series’ premiere.
Before appearing on the upcoming show, Warwick and Erin have both appeared in Solo: A Star Wars Story in 2018. Same as the original Willow film directed by Ron.
Ellie and Erin, both on the series, previously starred in the 2018 television miniseries. Unfortunately.