As production on The Mandalorian season 2, is still underway Slash Film is reporting that Rosario Dawson will portray Ahsoka Tano in the Star Wars prequel series. So far Ahsoka has only been seen in Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels animated series and as a voiceover cameo in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.
Ahsoka made her debut as the Padawan apprentice of Anakin Skywalker in the 2008’s animated film Star Wars: The Clone Wars. she’s also the protagonist of the eponymous novel Star Wars: Ahsoka. She was created by George Lucas and Dave Filoni. Dave is currently a writer, producer, and director on The Mandalorian.
The Mandalorian TV show premiered when Disney+ streaming service launched on November 12. Jon Favreau is the show’s executive producer with Taika Waititi, Dave Filoni, and Bryce Dallas Howard serving as producers of the show among others.
Season 2 of Star Wars: The Mandalorian will arrive in fall 2020 on Disney+.