‘The Good Place’ star Manny Jacinto has joined the cast of upcoming Star Wars show ‘The Acolyte’.
He joins the officially announced Amandla Stenberg and the unofficially announced Jodie Turner-Smith and Lee Jung-jae. Jacinto has previously worked with ‘The Acolyte’ creator Leslye Headland on ‘Nine Perfect strangers’.
The show will be set at the end of the High Republic era, a period of time that will be about one hundred years before the events of ‘The Phantom Menace’ and is expected to focus on the Sith.
No release date has been set but don’t expect to see ‘The Acolyte’ before 2024.