STAR WARS RESISTANCE is almost here and Disney has released our first official look at the show, its characters, locations, and its cameos including BB-8 and Poe Dameron (voiced by Oscar Isaacs)! Captain Phasma will also feature in the show voiced by Gwendoline Christie!
The one-hour premiere of the new animated adventure airs Sunday, October 7 at 10:00 p.m. EDT/PDT on Disney Channel, DisneyNOW, and Disney Channel VOD. It will be followed by airings on Disney XD! After debuting in the U.S., Star Wars Resistance is rolling out globally on Disney Channels Worldwide.
The series centers around Kazuda Xiono — a young pilot recruited by the Resistance — tasked with a top-secret mission to spy on the growing threat of the First Order. The series was created by renowned Lucasfilm Animation veteran Dave Filoni (“Star Wars: The Clone Wars,” “Star Wars Rebels”); executive-produced by Athena Portillo (“Star Wars: The Clone Wars,” “Star Wars Rebels”), Justin Ridge (“Star Wars: The Clone Wars,” “Star Wars Rebels”) and Brandon Auman (“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”); and art-directed byAmy Beth Christenson (“Star Wars: The Clone Wars,” “Star Wars Rebels”).
The voice cast also includes Christopher Sean (“Days of Our Lives”), Suzie McGrath (“East Enders”), Scott Lawrence(“Legion”), Myrna Velasco (“Elena of Avalor”), Josh Brener (“Silicon Valley”), Donald Faison (“Scrubs”), Bobby Moynihan (“DuckTales”), Jim Rash (“Community”) and Rachel Butera (“Tammy’s Tiny Tea Time”).
STAR WARS RESISTANCE will premiere on Disney Channel and Disney XD Fall 2018.