Pedro Pascal is easily one of the most sought-after actors in Hollywood right now but his growing popularity has undeniably put his The Mandalorian involvement in question heading into Season 4. Now, we're getting a much-needed update regarding the Chilean actor's status for Season 4, and by the looks of things, it appears that we may not see him don Mando's beskar suit anytime soon.
For the uninitiated, Pascal himself confirmed earlier this year that he only did voice work for the entirety of Season 3 due to his packed schedule. His unavailability to be on set resulted in the series scrapping a planned sequence where his character Din Djarin would once again take off his helmet.
The Mandalorian Season 4 Update Reveals Pedro Pascal's Concerning Filming Status
Over the weekend, reports floated all over the net that Pascal will be busy filming Gladiator 2 and the second season of The Last of Us which could mean he won't be able to do filming for The Mandalorian Season 4.
Now, Bespin Bulletin, the same outlet that reported about Pascal's intriguing status took to X (formerly Twitter) to reiterate that he's not expected to be physically involved in The Mandalorian Season 4.
Bespin also claims that Pascal's rumored Fantastic Four casting will be "dependent" on scheduling with Gladiator 2 which restarts filming this month and The Last of Us which is expected to film for most of 2024.
Here's what the Star Wars scooper had to say:
Of course, we've yet to confirm if Pascal won't actually be part of The Mandalorian Season 4, at least physically but if the rumor ends up being true, it shouldn't come as a surprise considering how in demand he's become.
You can stream the first three seasons of The Mandalorian on Disney+.