Watch The Mandalorian Panel Livestream from Star Wars Celebration!

First Look of The Mandalorian: Pedro Pascal Describes His Character as a 'Badass'

Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni were joined by stars Pedro Pascal, Gina Carano, and Carl Weathers.

Though visitors to Chicago's Star Wars Celebration saw brief footage of the show, LucasFilm has not yet posted it online. Star Wars fans know Filoni best for his animated work on the series Star Wars Rebels and, before that, The Clone Wars.

Carano plays Cara Dune.

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Director of Product Development at Lucasfilm Chris Gollaher said at the panel, "The inspiration, the authenticity that we see in Galaxy's Edge, we can bring in here". "I've been doing my squats, so I'm good", she says with a laugh. The titular character will be played by Pedro Pascal, who previously appeared on both Game Of Thrones and Narcos. He's a bounty hunter and a gun fighter.

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Favreau said that he was compelled to see "what happened after the celebration at the end of 'Return of the Jedi.' What would happen and what type of characters would survive before the New Republic took over?" So he hires this guy and sends him out here and the Mando does what needs to be done.

The next footage shown - a five minute clip followed by a montage teaser - showed the Mandalorian take a job from his guild leader Carga.

Favreau: Mandalorians were my favorite characters.

What do you make of Carano and Weathers' characters? Star Wars: Rogue One explained how the Rebels obtained the plans to blow up the first Death Star before A New Hope, and Solo told the origin story of Han Solo, one of the main characters of the original movies.

Would you be up for a new LEGO Star Wars game? "Who do you want me to audition for... a bug or a robot?' [Jon] was like, 'You're The Mandalorian.'" Pascal then threw himself on the panel table, reenacting the feeling of being overwhelmed in the moment. "We love pulling all the different stories together".

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