Collider spoke with Liam Neeson about his potential return to the role of Qui-Gon Jinn in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series on Disney +. In December, it became known that Hayden Christensen would again play the role of Darth Vader, why shouldn’t Neeson return?
The journalists asked the actor if he had heard about the constant requests from fans related to his return. Neeson admitted that he had never heard anything like it. The actor also asked the writers of Collider if the Star Wars time had passed on the big screen. The journalists had to tell about Disney’s upcoming plans for films and TV shows.
After that, Neeson was asked if he would like to return to the role of Qui-Gon, at least in flashbacks. The actor smiled and replied that with pleasure.
Filming for the Obi-Wan TV series is set to begin in spring. The premiere is scheduled for 2022. Ewan McGregor will return to the role of the cult Jedi.