Star Wars Rebels Series by Jason Fry
Star Wars Rebels
Keeping a few characters left over from the prequel trilogy and sprinkling in some cameos from the original films, Star Wars Rebels was born. Ezra Bridger voiced by Taylor Gray , an orphan on the planet Lothal, encounters the crew of the starship Ghost , who complete smuggling missions and have a growing connection to the fledgling rebellion against the Empire. Kanan Jarrus Freddie Prinze, Jr. Like almost every new story since Disney acquired the franchise, Rebels references and takes cues from core storylines, but is mostly concerned with fleshing out new characters who can take paths divergent from the main saga. Sound interesting? Well, Season 3 of the series just started this past weekend on Disney XD. Here's how to catch up on everything that came before.
During its run, the series was nominated for four Emmy Awards , including two consecutive nominations for "Outstanding Children's Program. The series follows a motley group of rebels who live aboard the starship Ghost as they fight against the evil Galactic Empire. The crew will eventually help give rise to the Rebel Alliance.
Hera leads a courageous attack against the forces of Grand Admiral Thrawn, but when things go awry, her battle to win must become a daring escape if she is to survive. The Ghost crew infiltrates the Imperial headquarters of Lothal to save one of their own. Reeling from a devastating loss, the Ghost rallies together to find new purpose and resolve. Ezra leads the Ghost crew back to the Jedi Temple on Lothal where they discover that the Empire has diabolical plans for the powerful secrets it holds. While the other rebels engage the Imperial forces outside the Jedi Temple, Ezra gains access inside and experiences a stunning revelation.
It takes place during an era when the Galactic Empire are hunting down the last of the Jedi while a fledgling rebellion against the Empire are taking form. The visual style of the series is inspired by the original Star Wars trilogy concept art by Ralph McQuarrie. The series premiered as a one-hour television film , Spark of Rebellion , on October 3, , on Disney Channel prior to the premiere of the series on October 13 on Disney XD. The third season premiered on September 24, with the television film, Steps Into Shadow. The fourth and last season premiered on October 16, , with another one-hour television film, Heroes of Mandalore. Its final episode aired on March 5,
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