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Andor Season 1 EP. 11 & 12 Review: This Is The Best Star Wars Show
The actor, who plays the title character Cassian Andor, spoke to Collider about working with showrunner and creator Tony Gilroy and how the series developed its voice The actor commends how efficient as series' lead and executive producer. Cassian Andor (Diego Luna) in Lucasfilm's ANDOR, exclusively on Disney+ ©2022 Lucasfilm Ltd & TM All Rights Reserved. Andor:[...]
Andor Season 1 EP. 10: The Heavy Sacrifice And Burden Of Leadership
With Andor wrapping season one, Tony Gilroy is playing the long game when it comes to season two before it ends up leading directly to 2016's Rogue One The creator, showrunner, and writer spoke with Entertainment Weekly about Cassian's (Diego Luna) path from apathetic mercenary to righteous freedom fighter Among the questions that Gilroy addressed[...]
Andor Season 1 Ep. 6 Review: Heist Gone Wrong, But Episode Done Right
The café, the stores, the little alleys, the stairs going up to a tower, everything was there for you to use, and it gave us an incredible amount of freedom to shoot there." For more on Luna breaking down creator Tony Gilroy's vision for the series, the prison arc, Andy Serkis, Shaw, Stellan Skarsgard, Mon Mothma's[...]
Andor Season 1 Ep. 6 Review: Heist Gone Wrong, But Episode Done Right
Star Wars is heading back to another familiar location as Andor creator Tony Gilroy confirmed the Disney+ series' next destination of focus would be the planet Yavin 4, which was the Rebel Alliance's base location in 1977's A New Hope Also joining to direct are Ariel Kleiman, Janus Metz, and Alonso Ruizpalacios Tony's brother[...]
Andor Star Diego Luna, Showrunner Tony Gilroy Recap Episodes 4-6
As we're passed the halfway point of season one of Andor, Disney+ released a featurette called Andor: Uprising Unveiled: Episodes 4-6 Recap, where creator Tony Gilroy and star Diego Luna break down three of the episodes, largely focusing on the heist from Cassian & company partake from the Galactic Empire. Cassian Andor (Diego Luna) in Lucasfilm's[...]
Andor: Tony Gilroy Wanted Approach to Rogue One Prequel "To Be Real"
Tony Gilroy was unabashedly unafraid to take on Star Wars when he signed to co-write Rogue One because his "superpower" was that he wasn't a lifelong fan of the franchise His work on the Gareth Edwards film allowed him to become a showrunner for the Disney+ prequel series Andor While assembling his team, he wanted to[...]
Andor: Diego Luna "Was Shocked" About Returning to Star Wars Universe
"This long format [is] a great way to go deep into who they are and why they make the choices they make." Creator and showrunner Tony Gilroy wanted to tell the story of how the title character became an accomplished warrior-spy he eventually became for the Gareth Edwards film (which Gilroy co-wrote). Mon Mothma (Genevieve O'Reilly)[...]
Andor: Why Tony Gilroy Wanted to Bring "Real People" Into Star Wars
When Tony Gilroy was initially approached about doing Andor following his work on Rogue One, he was reluctant The 2016 film, which he co-wrote, featured Rebel spy Cassian Andor (Diego Luna) on an infiltration mission with a ragtag group to steal plans to the Death Star Gilroy was also responsible for extensive reshoots in place[...]
Andor showrunner Tony Gilroy and star Diego Luna have a perfectly logistical reason why we shouldn't expect Rogue One (2016) re-programmed imperial droid K-2SO any time soon The character voiced by Alan Tudyk became a Star Wars fan favorite for its hulking frame only matched by its witty charm Gilroy and Luna discussed the matter[...]
Fiona Shaw Plays 'Marva' In 'Socially Realist' Star Wars Show, Andor
She also says that Andor is set a few thousand years before the events of Star Wars, which doesn't entirely map the previous statements that it leads into the events of Star Wars: Rogue One, also written by Tony Gilroy, but we will see. On the show, Shaw states that it is "extraordinary to read something[...]
Star Wars: Obi Wan Kenobi Casts Hayden Christensen; Andor Preview
Screenwriter and director Tony Gilroy, who wrote The Bourne Trilogy and also rewrote and oversaw much of Rogue One, will be the showrunner of the series Andor might be one of the darker Star Wars spinoff shows, concentrating on espionage stories and the morally grey actions that spies like Cassian Endor have to take, including[...]
Diego Luna is set to star in the upcoming Rogue One prequel series, courtesy of Disney.
Black Mirror director Toby Haynes is replacing original film co-writer Tony Gilroy, and is expected to helm the first three episodes Reports are that the move was made based on COVID-related travel issues regarding Gilroy's travel between New York and the U.K The choice of Haynes wasn't a surprising one as he was already being[...]