Mark Hamill has thanked Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni for the shocking appearance of his Star Wars character Luke Skywalker within the finale of The Mandalorian season 2.
Hamill shared an image of the appearance on Twitter and wrote, “Sometimes the greatest gifts are the most unexpected and something you never realized you wanted until it was given. #ThankYouJonAndDave 🙏.”
The second season of The Mandalorian noticed the titular character Din Djarin (Pedro Pascal) looking for a Jedi to entrust the Child in his care, because the Child was Force-sensitive and wanted a instructor to manage his powers. The Child had used Force to speak with a Jedi at an deserted Jedi temple, and it was Luke himself who answered the decision — within the finale.
Just when all appeared misplaced and Din and his allies had been within the hazard of being overwhelmed by Dark Troopers, a younger Luke, along with his distinctive inexperienced lightsaber, appeared and simply ripped by the droids with out breaking a sweat. He even choked a droid utilizing the Force, mirroring the powers of his father Anakin Skywalker.
The scene was acquired with nice delight by Star Wars followers, even when many famous that the standard of the CGI (Hamill needed to be de-aged to make him look younger) was not up to speed.
Luke’s followers had complained when in Rian Johnson’s The Last Jedi, the much-awaited appearance of Luke was that of a cynical, jaded outdated man, residing out his days in solitude unwilling to coach Rey within the Force. The Mandalorian gave the hero’s followers what they wished — an unstoppable Jedi warrior.