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Ewan McGregor's Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney Plus Series Put on Hold

Ewan McGregor's Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney Plus Series Put on Hold

Ewan McGregor‘s Obi-Wan Kenobi series at Disney Plus has been put on hold.

The 48-year-old Doctor Sleep actor’s show was originally confirmed at the Disney+ presentation at D23 Expo last August.

The series is now on hold “indefinitely,” multiple sources report.

Collider first reported that the show had been delayed, sending crews home from Pinewood Studios in London, where they were getting ready to start shooting.

THR‘s sources cite the scripts and storyline as the reason for the temporary shutdown, adding that the show is being changed from six episodes to four.

The Mandalorian‘s Deborah Chow, Star Wars‘ first-ever female director, was set to helm.

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