According to sources close to production, centered mentor to Luke Skywalker movie is planned.
Fans of lightsabers and Padawans power will be delighted. While Star Wars VII comes to more or less the corner, the latest rumors dated want a spin-off expected to be centered on Obi-Wan Kenobi. According to the website Making Star Wars, a source close to the production has heard many times that a film about a mentor to Luke is already in preparation.
Acquired by Disney in 2012, the saga recovery from next year with the seventh component. But three spin-off are also in the pipeline. Obviously, they would focus on Han Solo (this one is almost confirmed) and another on Boba Fett or a unit of X-Wing. The third would have like the jedi hero played by Alec Guinness and Ewan McGregor: “Initially, the spin-off had to stay away from characters Jedi or Sith, but now told that because of the popularity of Obi -Wan (fans recently voted for him on the official site), a team is working with a writer on the concept of a film about Obi-Wan. “
Since the end of Revenge of the Sith , McGregor has time and again reiterated that he was ready to resume his role. One can easily imagine that this spin-off would occur between the transformation of Anakin into Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker’s arrival. Patience, if it turned out, it will not be until 2020.