“Star Wars: Detours” Comedy Series May Finally Arrive On Disney+
According to The Vulcan Reporter, Star Wars fans may be in for a surprise on May 4th, when the long shelved animated series, “Star Wars: Detours”, finally makes its debut on Disney+.
“Star Wars: Detours” is a CGI animated Star Wars parody series created by Seth Green and Matthew Senreich, the creators of “Robot Chicken”. The series takes place between the Star Wars Prequels and The Original Trilogy, and according to Seth Green, 39 episodes were completed. The series was announced in 2012 during Star Wars Celebration, but after Disney acquired Lucasfilm and the Star Wars franchise, the series was shelved since Disney felt they would rather focus on more “serious” projects, such as the new sequel trilogy.
Voice actors that were involved in the show included Dee Bradley Baker, Abraham Benrubi, Ahmed Best as Jar Jar Binks, Anthony Daniels as C-3PO, Felicia Day, Donald Faison, Nat Faxon, Seth Green as Obi-Wan Kenobi, Jennifer Hale, Zachary Levi, Joel McHale, Breckin Meyer, Dan Milano, Andy Richter as Zuckuss, Cree Summer, Catherine Taber as Princess Leia, Billy Dee Williams as Lando Calrissian, “Weird Al” Yankovic as 4-LOM,Grey DeLisle, and Seth MacFarlane as Palpatine.