Next month Star Wars: Ahsoka sees the titular non-Jedi (voiced by Ashley Eckstein in the animation and played in live-action by Rosario Dawson) make a return to live-action after previously showing up in The Mandalorian And The Boba Fett Book. Outside of Ahsoka herself, her show’s big draw is seeing the return of her beloved. star wars rebels characters such as Sabine Wren (Tiya Sicar/Natasha Liu Bordizzo). Rebels ended with the two women preparing to embark on a journey to find this show’s protagonist, Ezra Bridger (Taylor Gray/Eman Esfadi).
While previous shows have made it clear that Ahsoka is looking for Ezra in her own way, that same interiority hasn’t been granted to Sabine, who hasn’t appeared in either article.Rebels media before now. Talk to SFX MagazineBordizzo was asked about Sabine’s headspace when Ahsoka comes knocking on his door to really get started their research. She said that in the years since the pair’s last interaction, they’ve each “been through a lot in the time that has passed, some of which we know, some of which we don’t. (…) Their quests eventually overlap, bringing them closer together Bordizzo acknowledged that while Sabine has a “deep level of respect” for Ahsoka and sees her as a potential mentor figure, the two will have a certain “tension, and there are things they’ve been through that they need to deal with.
Although there is still much to do Ahsoka that we still don’t know, we already know that Ahsoka is about to return for Dave Filoni’s play star wars movie. Apparently titled heir to the empire, this film is intended to bring together all the main characters from the live shows set in the The era of the New Republic for a big Avengers-styling story. Although it is not currently known if Sabine will make an appearance there, bordizzo admitted to the outlet that she felt “part of something bigger” playing the character. “Ahsoka follows the same timeline as The Mandalorian season 3, and the shows are all tied together. There are so many parallels.
Star Wars: Ahsoka premieres on Disney+ starting August 23.
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