“Star Wars” prequel trilogy character Jar Jar Binks may be coming back to that universe according to a new rumor.
Making Star Wars reports that according to their sources, the Gungan will meet up with Ewan McGregor’s Obi-Wan at some point in the upcoming Obi-Wan Kenobi series for the Disney+ streaming service.
They add early CG work on the character has already been done, and that Jar Jar will have a beard and his conversation with Obi-Wan will revolve around the rise of the Galactic Empire.
The series isn’t yet filming so it’s unclear if Ahmed Best will return to play Jar Jar. Little is known about the spin-off series at this time, other than there are reports the series is also looking to cast a young Luke Skywalker.
Hossein Amini pens and Deborah Chow directs the show.