Just a little over a month from now Season 2 of Star Wars Rebels will hit the air waves. And, exciting news out today, the premier is going to be an hour long episode. For more details on this check out the latest below, and share your thoughts after the JUMP!
It wasn’t long ago that Star Wars Rebels made a Celebration premiere of its own with the first Season 2 trailer, and it seems as if the crew of the Ghost will be back before you know it. The Rebels have set a June premiere for their second season run, and a full hour at that.
Lucasfilm has officially announced that Star Wars Rebels will premiere on Saturday, June 20, with hourlong installment “The Siege of Lothal.” Those in attendance of the panel presentation at Star Wars Celebration managed to catch the full premiere already, the lucky gundarks.
In addition to the return Clone Wars favorite Captain Rex, Ahsoka Tano and Hondo Ohnaka the second season of Star Wars Rebels will also feature the return of James Earl Jones as Darth Vader, and even Emperor Palpatine, as voiced by Sam Witwer. Buffy herself, Sarah Michelle Gellar will also lend her voice to an unknown role, speculated to be that of a young Princess Leia.
There’s plenty to rewatch by the Star Wars Rebels Season 2 trailer above, but stay tuned for the latest before the June 20 premiere!