Emmys 2020: The Mandalorian Scores Five Wins, Including Visual Effects

RELATED STORIES Emmy voters have spoken: The Mandalorian took home five trophies at Wednesday’s third night of the Creative Arts Emmys. The freshman season of Disney+’s Star Wars series won the Emmy for Outstanding Special Visual Effects for Episode 2, aka “The Child” (thanks, Baby Yoda), and for Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (Half-Hour) […]

Mandalorian season 2: Baby Yoda in danger as first-look reveals battle against the Empire

Star Wars fans were thrilled by the franchise’s first live-action series for Disney Plus. Originally released in October 2019 in the States, The Mandalorian went on to become an international hit when it was made available overseas at the start of 2020. Now a sneak peek at season two could spell trouble for Baby Yoda. […]

The Mandalorian Season 2 Is Locked In for October Premiere Date

The adventures of the Mandalorian and the Child will resume on Friday, Oct. 30, Disney+ has announced. Season 2 of the streaming service’s flagship series had already finished shooting before the coronavirus pandemic halted production worldwide. And back in February, Disney CEO Bob Iger shared with analysts that the Pedro Pascal-led gunslinger drama had been […]

The Mandalorian: Robert Rodriguez Confirmed as a Season 2 Director

RELATED STORIES Once Upon a Time in… Nevarro? Filmmaker Robert Rodriguez — whose credits include El Mariachi, Once Upon a Time in Mexico, Sin City and Spy Kids — confirmed that he is among those who directed a Season 2 episode of Disney+’s flagship series The Mandalorian. The news came on May 4 aka “Star Wars […]

The Mandalorian Unveils Astonishingly Lifelike ‘Baby Yoda’ Toy: Watch Him Use The Force in the Cutest Way Possible

RELATED STORIES Disney has found an adorable new way to part Mandalorian fans from their hard-earned Beskar steel. The House of Mouse on Thursday unveiled an animatronic version of The Child, known colloquially as “Baby Yoda.” The toy, now available for pre-order, retails for $ 59.99 — just shy of the real deal’s reported $ […]

The Mandalorian Set for Early Return, Disney+ Marvel Slate Starts in August

The Mandalorian will resume his mission earlier than perhaps expected. Whereas Season 1 of Disney+’s flagship program — and TV’s first live-action Star Wars series — debuted in mid-November, Season 2 will hit your screens less than a year after that, in October, Disney CEO Bob Iger shared during a Tuesday call with industry analysts. […]

2019 in Review: Scene Stealers from Succession, The Mandalorian, Evil, Watchmen, mixed-ish and More

They’re not the stars of their shows, but they might as well be, because these supporting characters shine in every scene that they’re featured in. As TVLine continues to look back on the past year, we’ve compiled a list of 25 characters who snagged the spotlight and grabbed our attention with their memorable performances. Our […]

How The Mandalorian Helped Set Precedent for a Rise of Skywalker Twist

RELATED STORIES The following contains spoilers from both The Mandalorian Episode 7 (which Disney+ released on Dec. 18) and the newly released motion picture Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Some who watched The Mandalorian‘s penultimate Season 1 episode this week may have raised an eyebrow when the Child (aka “Baby Yoda”) employed the Force […]

The Mandalorian Recap: The Not-Great Escape

RELATED STORIES Having heretofore channeled spaghetti westerns and samurai movies, Disney+’s The Mandalorian this Friday took a stab at the prison break genre — only to leave us feeling locked up, alongside a bunch of cosmic boors. The most guest star-heavy episode to date, “The Prisoner” saddled our hero with several different flavors of jerkwad, […]

Mandalorian Recap: What Child Is This? — Episode 2 Is (Too) Short, But Sweet

RELATED STORIES The Mandalorian on Friday followed up its premiere with an episode that was even shorter — exactly 27 minutes of actual content — but also sweeter. How are this Disney+ series’ breezy running times working for you? Upon acquiring his valuable “target” — a 50-year old child of the same species as the […]