CONFIRMED! According to TVLine, Amandla Stenberg (‘The Hunger Games’ and ‘The Hate You Sow’) will star in the series ‘Star Wars: The Acolyte‘, which is being developed by Disney+.
Unfortunately, details about her role are being kept under wraps.
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The production is being described as a thriller set in the last days of the High Republic Era. The series will unearth “a galaxy of dark secrets and emerging powers from the dark side.”
Leslye Headland (‘Russian Doll’) will serve as executive producer, writer and showrunner.
Filming is scheduled to begin during the fall.