Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2022 is just around the corner and as we gear up to for a clash of galaxies from near and far we’re taking a look at the full line up for panels, discussions, and more coming up for the historic event! Today, we’re looking at the Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2022 schedule for Saturday May 28, 2022. Here’s what to expect…
Event Schedule for Saturday, May 28
Mando+ : A Conversation with Jon Favreau & Dave Filoni
11:00AM – 12:00PM, Live on the Celebration Stage; streamed to the Galaxy and Twin Suns Stages
In their first appearance at Star Wars Celebration since the premiere of , join Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni with special guests for a lookback and a look ahead at what’s to come.
Behind the Scenes of
1:00PM – 2:00PM, Live on the Celebration Stage
Return to the sands of Tatooine as members of the visual effects, creature effects, and sound teams pull back the curtain on their work for and to meet the creative challenges put forth by showrunners Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni, and Robert Rodriguez. The team will share how practical puppets, advanced animatronics, CG animation, and cutting edge sound combine to bring the creatures to life. The filmmakers will also illustrate how miniatures continue to play a role in visual effects, and explain the latest advancements in virtual production from the ILM StageCraft team that helped pioneer the technology.
1:00PM – 2:00PM, Live on the Galaxy Stage
Both veteran and amateur cosplayers alike will join the most exciting Cosplay Competition in the galaxy at Celebration Anaheim! It is more than just a competition – it’s a fun filled celebration of the very best cosplayers that want to share their talent, skill and determination with the universe.
Hunters – Welcome to the Greatest Show in the Galaxy
1:00PM – 2:00PM, Live on the Twin Suns Stage
On the planet of Vespaara, the galaxy’s greatest fighters assemble in the Arena to compete for glory and credits. Hunters will introduce a unique original cast of characters, facing off in thrilling 4v4 arena combat. Join the Zynga and the Lucasfilm teams to learn about how this spectacle will come to life, hear developer insights, and see behind-the-scenes glimpses at upcoming content.
Tales of the Jedi
2:30PM – 3:30PM, Live on the Celebration Stage; streamed to the Galaxy and Twin Suns Stages
Introducing Tales of the Jedi, animated anthology shorts. Hosted by Amy Ratcliffe with special guest Dave Filoni.
Doug Chiang: Designing THE MANDALORIAN
4:00PM – 5:00PM, Live on the Galaxy Stage
Production Designer and Lucasfilm’s Vice President and Executive Creative Director Doug Chiang will present an in-depth talk about designing the characters, spaceships, and worlds for ’ first live action series and . He will share his design process and showcase rare artwork to offer insight into the Lucasfilm Art Department’s creative process. He will reveal the challenges they faced in developing memorable new characters like Grogu and the Mandalorian. Attendees will also have the chance to ask Doug their own questions.
4:30PM – 5:30PM, Live on the Twin Suns Stage
Make mine , and make mine Marvel! Join Marvel editor-in-chief C.B. Cebulski and some of Marvel’s top talent for a comics conversation unlike any other. Including all-new announcements and reveals from a galaxy far, far away!
I am C-3PO with Anthony Daniels
5:30PM – 6:30PM, Live on the Galaxy Stage
Go behind the mask with Anthony Daniels as he recounts his years bringing your favorite protocol droid to life. Watch as he chronicles iconic moments, fan-favorite stories, and perhaps some things you have never seen or heard before!
Del Rey: Behind-the-Scenes
6:30PM – 7:30PM, Live on the Twin Suns Stage
Join authors and book editors for an in-depth conversation about three of the most anticipated stories coming in 2022: . From the prequels, to the original trilogy, to the sequel era there are books from Lucasfilm and Del Rey for everyone. This panel is not one to be missed! Moderated by Del Rey senior editor Tom Hoeler.
But Wait, There’s More!
Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2022 takes place over multiple days with content planned for each day! Check below to see what’s available!
- SWCA: Must-see panels and events for THUSDAY
- SWCA: Must-see panels and events for FRIDAY
- SWCA: Full schedule of panels and events for SATURDAY
- SWCA: Full schedule of panels and events for SUNDAY
See it for Yourself
Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2022 will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center from May 26-29, 2022.
MORE INFO: StarWarsCelebration.com