‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Showrunner Addresses Grand Inquisitor’s Surprising Fate
is three episodes in, and a shocking moment came at the end of Part II for
Star Wars Rebels
In the episode, we see Reva stab the Grand Inquisitor, who appears to be dead despite the character showing up years later in the animated
In an interview with
recapping the show’s events so far,
head writer had this to say about what happened to the Jedi hunter:
Harold then talked about his experience watching that moment in front of the fans at the
world premiere held during Star Wars Celebration:
Based on Harold’s comments, it sounds like the
creators are staying true to canon and not killing off the character earlier in the timeline.
There could also be a few reasons for how the Grand Inquisitor survived that strike from Reva.
For one, we’ve seen
characters come back from worse before, plus the villain’s species, Pau’an, has two stomachs.
Directed by Deborah Chow from Joby Harold’s scripts, the series stars Ewan McGregor, Hayden Christensen