Obi-Wan Kenobi: Season 1

Obi-Wan Kenobi: Season 1

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Ewan McGregor reprises his role as Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi in this Star Wars series set ten years after the Clone Wars. Hayden Christensen also returns as Sith Lord Darth Vader. They're joined by Kumail Nanjiani, RHCP bassist Flea, Rupert Friend and Moses Ingram

2022Rating: TV-14USADisney
ActionAdventureFantasyScience Fiction

Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

Part I

Obi-Wan Kenobi lives a humble existence on Tatooine. Despite the... More dangers of being a Jedi survivor at the height of the Empire, Kenobi is forced to emerge from hiding.

EPISODE 1.2

Part II

Obi-Wan’s mission brings him to a crime-ridden world, home to... More all manner of scum and villainy.

EPISODE 1.3

Part III

Obi-Wan searches for allies as he attracts the attention of... More the Empire, threatening the locals.

EPISODE 1.4

Part IV

Obi-Wan Kenobi plots a daring mission into enemy territory.

EPISODE 1.5

Part V

Obi-Wan plans his next move as the Empire, closing in,... More tries to draw him out.

EPISODE 1.6

Part VI

Obi-Wan is drawn into a confrontation with Vader, as Luke's... More fate hangs in the balance.

Obi-Wan Kenobi: Season 1 | Reviews

Mines the emotional richness of its own past for new material: even when the Skywalker saga seems all tapped out, there might still be a few stories left to tell.
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Paste

Paste

Full of Jedi mind tricks and just the right kinds of surprises.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

More than just fan service.

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Decider

Decider

A tense thrill ride that exceeds the hype.

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Total Film

Total Film

A mature, beautifully realised slice of Star Wars...

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Independent

Independent

Here (McGregor) adds new dimensions to the character, without losing the old – his dry wit, his unflappable dignity. The Jedi has returned.

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IGN

IGN

(Obi-Wan Kenobi) feels, at least so far, like the most well-balanced Star Wars story for quite some time.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

(Obi-Wan Kenobi sees McGregor) put in his best performance as the legendary Jedi in a John Wick-esque caper with marvellous action sequences

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The Telegraph

The Telegraph

McGregor shines but Star Wars is suffering from galactic bloat...

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USA Today

USA Today

(The series) feels more like old-school Star Wars than its Disney+ predecessors, from the credits to John Williams’ rousing new theme.

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CNN

CNN

A wonderful distraction, no Jedi mind tricks required.

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Obi-Wan Kenobi: Season 1 | Release Details

Obi-Wan Kenobi: Season 1 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Disney+.