Disney’s latest live-action spinoff from the “Star Wars” universe hit the ether today (December 29), with the limited series’ first episode focusing on arguably the most notorious mercenary in the galaxy, Boba Fett.
First featured in the now infamous “Star Wars Holiday Special,” a two-hour Christmas-themed television special that aired in 1978, Fett rose to fame after his appearance on “The Empire Strikes Back.” where he was played by Jeremy. Bulloch (with an uncredited stuntman for John Morton, who incidentally played Luke’s gunner, Dak).
Following the release of Episode V in 1981, Fett quickly became a fan favorite with all sorts of side stories appearing in the only expanded universe in existence at the time, the official “The Empire Strikes Back Weekly” comic produced by Marvel. in the United Kingdom. .
Related: Disney Plus Deals To Stream ‘The Book Of Boba Fett’ This Week
After he appeared once more and was supposedly killed in “Return of the Jedi” in 1983, Fett’s popularity grew once again and he appeared in at least one story in the official comic. By now, its popularity was firmly established and it was digitally added to the 1997 Special Edition of “Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope.” After that, his story expanded to include his father, Jango, in the prequels and a young Boba appeared in the animated series “The Clone Wars.” And the rest is … well, history.
And now, after the great success of “The Mandalorian”, both Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni have seen fit to incorporate the story of this well-known bounty hunter into the story of another Mandalore mercenary, Din Djarin.
The first episode of “The Book of Boba Fett” is airing on Disney + right now and there will be eight episodes, with a new installment every week. All episodes of seasons 1 and 2 of “The Mandalorian” are also available to stream on Disney +.
Follow Scott Snowden on Twitter. Follow us on Twitter @Spacedotcom and on Facebook.
Business Consulting Nulled, WeaPlay, Elementor Pro Weadown, PHP Script, Slider Revolution Nulled, Newspaper – News & WooCommerce WordPress Theme, Avada 7.4 Nulled, Fs Poster Plugin Nulled, Wpml Nulled, Elementor Pro Weadown, Flatsome Nulled,Woodmart Theme Nulled, Jannah Nulled, WordPress Theme, Astra Pro Nulled, Rank Math Seo Pro Weadown, Yoast Nulled, Dokan Pro Nulled, Nulledfire, Wordfence Premium Nulled, Woodmart Theme Nulled, Consulting 6.1.4 Nulled, Jnews 8.1.0 Nulled, Premium Addons for Elementor, Plugins, PW WooCommerce Gift Cards Pro Nulled, WP Reset Pro, Woocommerce Custom Product Ad, Newspaper 11.2