They’re going to need a bigger ship!
2023 is shaping up to be a monumental year for ‘Star Wars’ on Disney+ with a fully loaded cargo bay filled with sci-fi series like ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3, ‘Ahsoka’, ‘Star Wars: Skeleton Crew’, ‘Star Wars : The Acolyte” and “Star Wars: Visions” all load confidently on the House of Mouse streaming platform.
But one of Disney+’s most beloved and least beloved “Star Wars” upcoming offerings is the second season of “The Bad Batch,” with its exuberant crew of modified mercenaries landing January 4, 2023. This new trailer- Season 2 announcement was recently delivered by the folks at Disney+ and it’s a killer preview of the show’s synthesis of superb art and engaging storytelling.
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Lucasfilm Animation’s “The Bad Batch” originally premiered on May 4, 2021 as a spinoff of “Star Wars: The Clone Wars,” with executive producer Dave Filoni (“The Mandalorian,” “Star Wars : The Clone Wars”) leading the series into uncharted “Star Wars” territory.
“The Bad Batch’s” Clone Force 99 consists of four enhanced commandos named Hunter, Wrecker, Echo, and Tech and their unmodified clone apprentice, Omega, as they reunite with old friends, lost comrades, and ominous foes over the course of of their harrowing space adventures.
Here is the official synopsis for season 2:
When the new season opens, months have passed since the events of Kamino, and the Bad Batch continue their journey as they sail through the Empire after the fall of the Republic. They will encounter friends and foes, both new and familiar, as they undertake a variety of exciting mercenary missions that will take them to unexpected and dangerous new places.
Season 2 features the voice talents of Emmy nominee Dee Bradley Baker (“American Dad!”) as Bad Batch and Emmy nominee Michelle Ang (“Fear the Walking Dead: Flight 462”). “Fear the Walking Dead: Flight 462”) as Omega. Emmy Award winner Rhea Perlman (“Cheers”) returns as Cid, Noshir Dalal (“The Owl House”) as Vice Admiral Rampart, and Emmy Award winner Wanda Sykes (” The Upshaws”) makes his series debut as Phee Genoa.
“Star Wars: The Bad Batch” is again produced by Dave Filoni, with Athena Portillo (“Star Wars: The Clone Wars”, “Star Wars Rebels”), Brad Rau (“Star Wars Rebels”, “Star Wars Resistance” ), Jennifer Corbett (“Star Wars Resistance”) and Carrie Beck (“The Mandalorian”, “Star Wars Rebels”) Rau also serves as supervising director with Corbett as head writer and Matt Michnovetz as editor.
All 16 episodes of Season 2 of “The Bad Batch” burst onto Disney+ on January 4, 2023.
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