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Stephen Schiff comes on board as showrunner for Diego Luna's 'Star Wars' series

Press Trust of India  |  Los Angeles 

Stephen has been roped in to serve as the for live-action Star Wars series starring Diego

The series which will be streamed on Disney+ is based on based "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story".

According to Deadline, will also serve as on the series, which will see Rogue One's star reprising his role as

produces the series, which follows the adventures of rebel Andor during the formative years of the Rebellion and prior to the events of Rogue One.

Production is slated to begin next year.

This is one of two Star Wars-themed original series created for the streaming service. is spearheading "The Mandalorian", an origin story based on the warrior race from which bounty hunters sprung, with Pedro Pascal, and expected to star.

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First Published: Sun, December 02 2018. 15:55 IST