Hayden Christensen is returning to ‘Star Wars’ universe in new show

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Hayden Christensen is going galactic erstwhile again.

The 40-year-old Canadian histrion will reprise his role arsenic Anakin Skywalker successful Disney+’s newest bid “Ahsoka.” The bid is simply a spinoff of the streaming service’s precise fashionable “Star Wars” bid “The Mandalorian.”

Rosario Dawson, 42, is starring arsenic the titular quality of Ahsoka Tano, a Jedi Knight subsister who debuted successful the 2nd play of “The Mandalorian.”

Dave Filoni is penning the bid and is producing alongside Jon Favreau.

“Ahsoka” is acceptable 5 years aft the “Return of the Jedi’s” plot, truthful it’s uncertain however Skywalker’s storyline volition play into the mix.

Christensen played a young Anakin Skywalker/infamous villain Darth Vader successful 2002’s “Star Wars: Attack of the Clones” and successful 2005’s “Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith.” 

 Hayden ChristensenChristensen portrays Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader successful the “Star Wars” movie series.Getty Images

In December 2020, it was announced that Christensen was returning to his iconic relation for “Obi-Wan Kenobi,” the forthcoming series starring Ewan McGregor.

“Obi-Wan Kenobi” is acceptable to beryllium picked up 10 years aft “Revenge of the Sith.” The amusement began shooting this past April and volition besides premiere exclusively connected Disney+.

“The Mandalorian” manager Deborah Chow volition nonstop the constricted series.