Mandalorian, The: Jon Favreau’s Space Western Web TV Series at Disney+

The Mandalorian, also known as Star Wars: The Mandalorian, a space Western web TV series created by Jon Favreau and released on Disney+.

The first live action series in the Star Wars franchise has been critically acclaimed.

Set 5 years after the events of Return of the Jedi and 25 years prior to the events of The Force Awakens, it follows the title character—a Mandalorian bounty hunter—and his exploits beyond the New Republic.

Favreau serves as head writer and showrunner, as well as executive producer, alongside Dave Filoni, Kathleen Kennedy, and Colin Wilson.

The Mandalorian premiered with the launch of Disney+ on November 12, 2019, with its eight-episode first season.

A second season has been ordered, and will premiere in October 2020.