Last year’s season 2 finale of The Mandalorian shocked and surprised fans in the best way with the appearance of a young Luke Skywalker. It was a huge reveal for fans, and one of the best kept secrets in Star Wars franchise history.
Now, fans can learn more about how The Mandalorian pulled off the surprise. Disney+ will debut a new special episode of Disney Gallery: Star Wars: The Mandalorian titled “Making of the Season 2 Finale.”
The episode will explore the technology used to recreate a young Luke Skywalker for the finale appearance. It will also delve into the collaborative process working with Mark Hamill himself to create an authentic and fitting recreation. Plus, you’ll hear from filmmakers about the immense pressure and responsibility they felt when bringing back one of the most important characters in the franchise’s history.
The Mandalorian has proved to be loved by fans and critics alike. The series recently nabbed 24 Emmy nominations, including Outstanding Drama Series.
The Disney Gallery episode “Making of the Season 2 Finale” premieres on Disney+ August 25.
So, are you still reeling from that finale cameo from back in December? Let us know in the comments if you’ll tune in for this behind-the-scenes special.
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