A billboard showing Disney Plus web television series ‘The Mandalorian’ hangs above the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles, California, USA, 13 November 2019.
The Mandalorian (also known as Star Wars: The Mandalorian) is an American space western web television series that premiered on Disney+ on November 12, 2019.
Set in the Star Wars universe, the series takes place five years after the events of Return of the Jedi and follows a Mandalorian bounty hunter beyond the reaches of the New Republic.
Jon Favreau serves as creator, head writer, showrunner, and co-executive producer, alongside Dave Filoni, Kathleen Kennedy, and Colin Wilson. The show stars Pedro Pascal. There will be eight episodes in the first season.