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Obi-Wan Kenobi May Be The Most Important Star Wars Character Moving Forward

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kenobi-guiness-starwarsEntering into a period of Star Wars renaissance as we are, we’re preparing for deluge of new movies that can only be compared to the Marvel tidal wave we’ve encountered recently. There’s been a ton of talk about what actors and characters are returning for the new Episode movies—and what their roles will be—as well as what characters will get their own standalone movies (Boba Fett, Han Solo). With all of that, a new report says that one important character may not just get a solo movie, but he could get his very own trilogy.

Cinelinx shared this rumor, and according to their sources, whatever those may be, we could be seeing a lot more of Obi-Wan Kenobi in the relatively near future. They say:

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Star Wars: Another Classic Character May Get His Own Standalone Movie

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star warsI hope you’re ready for a serious Star Wars infusion, because like it or not, you’re going to get one. After buying out Lucasfilm, Disney has a definite plan for the franchise, which includes the animated series Star Wars Rebels, films like J.J. Abrams’ upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII, and even a handful of standalone movies that will focus on already existing characters. Fan favorites Boba Fett and Han Solo are supposedly going to be the first up in this last category, but you can add one more name to that list, because the latest reports say that Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi is going to get his own movie as well.

According to the fan site Making Star Wars, they’ve heard from their sources that the venerable Jedi Knight, and mentor to both Luke Skywalker and his father Anakin (that one didn’t go so hot) could be up for his own movie. This is, of course, totally unverified at this point, so who knows if might actually happen, but if this report is true, it’s at least a strong possibility.