Hints of a New Star Wars Show on Disney XD

By now you’ve heard that Lucasfilm was bought by Disney, and with it, the mouse now has full rights to anything and everything Star Wars. We’ve already speculated about what may happen with the mothballed Star Wars live-action series that Lucas had reportedly 80 scripts for (short answer: who knows), but Disney has given a hint about a different kind of Star Wars program that could go on the air.

From Disney head Bob Iger:

“We really like Star Wars‘ potential on TV as well and we think Disney XD will be a strong home for that.”

That implies another animated show aimed at children. Whether The Clone Wars moves from Cartoon Network to Disney, or this is an entirely new show, I’m not sure. A new show would certainly be welcome, and The Clone Wars should probably stay where it is.

Hopefully we can move out of the prequels finally, and perhaps the new series will be based around the future films that are planning to be released starting in 2015.

Whatever happens, it’s a pretty exciting time to be a Star Wars fan. The potential is just limitless right now.

Leave a Reply

YouTube Video Causes Sushi Restaurant Chain To Ban Photography
Five Things You Didn’t Know about “Truck Night in America”
Sarah Drew to Play Cagney in “Cagney & Lacey” Reboot
Amazon Prime Takes ‘American Idol’ in U.K. in Landmark Deal
Five Great Movie Scenes Where Gorillas are the Stars
‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Ticket Presales Break ‘Black Panther’s Record in Just 6 Hours
Can ‘Tomb Raider’ Break the Video Game Movie Curse?
New ‘Ready Player One’ Trailer Actually Looks Good for a Change
The Time an Unknown Band Named “Queen” Got Booed at a Music Festival in 1974
Watch Buddy Guy Perform Jimi Hendrix’s ‘Red House’ on ‘Kimmel’
Great Uses of Songs in Movies: The Big Chill, “You Can’t Always Get What You Want,” the Rolling Stones
Great Uses of Songs on TV: Lady by Styx on “Freaks and Geeks”
“The Mountain” Hafthor Bjornsson Wins Arnold Sports Festival Strongman Classic
Tennis Legend Andre Agassi Discusses Partnership With Watch Brand Longines
Is This the Real Reason Babe Ruth Was Never Hired as a Manager?
Five Things We Learned From This Year’s Daytona 500
Three Top Down VR Games You Need in Your Library Right Now
Jurassic World Getting Pokémon Go-Style AR Mobile Game
Monster Hunter: World Is Capcom’s Best Ever Selling Game
North America Takes World Title in Intel’s VR Challenger League and Other News
Hootie and the Blowfish are Reuniting for Jason Aldean Concert
Tamar Braxton Shaves Head Completely Bald On Instagram
bates motel casting
Rihanna Causes Snapchat Stock to Take a Hefty Dip
“Deal or No Deal” To Get a Reboot with Howie Mandel on CNBC