Disney XD have announced that they have ordered a third season of Lucasfilm’s animated series “Star Wars Rebels”. The new season is currently in production and will premiere next year.
“Star Wars Rebels” ranks as Disney XD’s number two series in Total Viewers (1.3 million), Kids 6-11, Boys 6-11 and Boys 2-11 to date. It’s alsothe channel’s number one program among Adults 18-49 and Men 18-49.
Marc Buhaj, Disney XD’s senior vice president, Programming and General Manager, says: “We are proud to bring our audience a third season of Star Wars Rebels, a series that has resonated across generations. The creative team behind the series continues to do a brilliant job in delivering on the key tenets that fans have come to expect from a ‘Star Wars’ property including adventure, hope and the battle between good vs. evil.”
In the most recent quarter, the show reached over 48 million unique Total Viewers in 157 countries/territories and in 30 languages.
Source: Disney XD