Viewers praise ‘magnificent’ Disney+ Star Wars spin-off Ahsoka starring Rosario Dawson and Hayden Christensen: ‘It is such a masterpiece’
And viewers have been praising the show on social media, calling it a ‘masterpiece’ and ‘magnificent’.
‘I just watched #Ahsoka and OMG! I am in AWE! The quality of this show is AMAZING! I can’t wait till next week to see what happens next,’ one person Tweeted.
‘#Ahsoka was magnificent can’t wait for next week this is why I’m head over in love,’ another commented.
‘#Ahsoka is such a masterpiece. Thank you,’ a third person wrote as another agreed: ‘Ahsoka is so good.’
‘One of my favourite things about watching #Ahsoka is that the pacing is so careful and deliberate yet it has me always leaning forward in my seat,’ one said.
‘Ahsoka is awesome I have spoken,’ another person commented.
‘Star Wars Ahsoka Episode 3 is AMAZING, it keeps getting BETTER AND BETTER AND BETTER. The Build-Up is amazing. It has sooooo many quality scenes,’ one wrote.
Another said: ‘FINALLY watching #Ahsoka and seeing all these characters and places from #StarWarsRebels is a dream come true!! Loving it so far.’
The limited series follows Ahsoka Tano (Rosario Dawson) investigating an emerging threat to the galaxy following the fall of the Galactic Empire.
Dawson, 44, also played Ahsoka in live-action in both The Mandalorian and The Book of Boba Fett.
Ahead of Ahsoka’s premiere on August 23 on Disney+, several trailers for the limited series have been released over the months.
The trailer that was released on August 13th teased Hayden Christensen’s return to the Star Wars franchise as Anakin Skywalker, Ahsoka Tano’s now-deceased former Jedi master who had fallen to the dark side of the force and became Darth Vader.
Christensen, 42, played Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader in the final two movies of the prequel trilogy films: Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones (2002) and Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005). He would later reprise his role in a voice cameo in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) and reprise the role again in-person in the Disney+ miniseries Obi-Wan Kenobi (2022).