Eman Esfandi is Lucasfilm’s choice to bring ‘Star Wars Rebels’ hero Ezra Bridger to live action.
Esfandi’s credits include ‘Red 11’, ‘King Richard’ and the upcoming ‘The Inspection’.
He joins Rosario Dawson, who plays Ahsoka Tano, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Ivanna Sakhno, and Natasha Liu Bordizzo. is the series. Hayden Christensen is rumour to be back as Anakin Skywalker with Ray Stevenson playing an unrevealed villain.
Bridger is a fan favourite character and this ends months of speculation around who would be taking the role.
The series is currently in production and is written and produced by Dave Filoni.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter