The character of Saw Gerrera originated as a cartoon on Star Wars: The Clone Wars, it’s only fitting that his story should continue on Star Wars Rebels. The appearance of Saw does help set up a timeline for where Rebels falls against Rogue One. Because of you have seen the film, you know that at least one character from the cartoon series appears in the film. Enjoy the clip below! Rebels will return after the holidays!
Press Release: Academy Award-winning actor Forest Whitaker, who stars as Rebel freedom fighter Saw Gerrera in “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” will join the cast of the hit animated series “Star Wars Rebels,” which is set in a time period just prior to the events of “Rogue One.” Whitaker will reprise his role as Gerrera, providing the voice of the character as he makes his debut on “Star Wars Rebels: Ghosts of Geonosis, Parts One and Two” premiering SATURDAY, JANUARY 7 (8:30-9:30 p.m. EST), on Disney XD.