Star Wars: Ahsoka Will NOT Include Fan-Favorite Character's Return

The Mandalorian Season 3 may have just recently begun, and yet Star Wars fans are already expecting for the series to eventually bridge over to Disney’s live-action show of Ahsoka. Starring Rosario Dawson for the titular role, it is expected to see a few more fan-favorite Rebels characters be included, as well. However, one of The Mandalorian’s fan-favorite characters might not be joining the jump to the live-action series.

Katee Sackhoff, who portrays Bo-Katan Kryze, may have been a part of the cast members on The Mandalorian, but her recent interview on whether she’s going to star in Ahsoka reveals a discouraging update.

“[Laughs] I can’t reveal anything.” Sakchoff told Deadline in a recent interview for The Mandalorian, “But no, as of right now, I’m not in Ahsoka.”

It is unclear as to why Disney’s Ahsoka won’t be including Bo-Katan considering that she’s pivotal in ensuring Ahsoka Tano would be able to potentially lead their people through the power of owning the darksaber.

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However, this spells trouble for the Ahsoka series, seeing as Bo-Katan is one of the few characters highly anticipated in reprising her role. Not to mention, Sackhoff’s performance in both the animated show and in The Mandalorian.

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However, it is possible that, much like how Marvel Studios keeps their Multiverse Saga slate under wraps, Katee Sakchoff is most likely keeping her appearance a secret through a non-disclosure agreement with Lucasfilm. Perhaps the early episodes won’t necessarily include Bo-Katan, but only in the later episodes.

Considering how Bo-Katan has been keeping in touch with Ahsoka Tano is canon in The Mandalorian, it’s nearly impossible to not include the character in the live-action series. Ahsoka, after all, is within the Mandoverse.

There is a possibility of changing things up, especially since the series has yet to be released and Bo-Katan’s absence confirmed by Lucasfilm and Disney, so hopefully, they eventually include her in the series.

Ahsoka is currently slated to debut on Disney+ later this year.

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