‘Star Wars Rebels’ Fourth and Final Season Trailer

Star Wars Rebels Season 4
Hera Syndulla in ‘Star Wars Rebels” season 4 (Lucasfilm)

Disney XD’s released a new three-minute trailer for the upcoming fourth season of the animated Star Wars series, Star Wars Rebels. Season four – the show’s final season – will premiere on Monday, October 16, 2017 and features returning voice cast members Freddie Prinze Jr. as Kanan, Vanessa Marshall as Hera, Steve Blum as Zeb, Tiya Sircar as Sabine, Taylor Gray as Ezra, Dee Bradley Baker as Captain Rex, David Oyelowo as Kallus, Forest Whitaker as Saw Gerrera, and Lars Mikkelsen as Grand Admiral Thrawn. Warwick Davis (Rogue One, Star Wars: The Last Jedi) joins the cast for the show’s final season as Rukh, Admiral Thrawn’s deadly assassin.

Emmy Award winner Dave Filoni (Star Wars: The Clone Wars), Oscar nominee Simon Kinberg (The Martian), and Emmy nominee Carrie Beck (Lego Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures) created the popular animated series. Filoni, Kinberg, and Beck wrote the critically acclaimed sci-fi series, with Filoni also directing 32 episodes as well as executive producing with Kinberg.

The Plot: In this final season, the Ghost crew joins the growing Rebel Alliance, struggling to unite against the Galactic Empire. However, when a new Imperial threat arises on Lothal, Ezra leads the crew back to his home world to defeat the oppressive forces of the Empire under the command of cunning Grand Admiral Thrawn. Old friends are reunited and new alliances are forged as the series builds to its epic conclusion.