The premiere date for Lucasfilm’s “Star Wars: Ahsoka” was announced today by Disney+.

To commemorate the upcoming series, Disney+ debuted a TV spot, which will also air tonight during Game 3 of the NBA Finals, as well as three images from the series.

“Star Wars: Ahsoka,” which takes place after the Empire’s fall, follows Ahsoka Tano, a former Jedi Knight, as she investigates a threat to the galaxy.

In addition to Rosario Dawson in the title role, the series also stars Natasha Liu Bordizzo as Sabine Wren, Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Hera Syndulla, Ray Stevenson as Baylan Skoll, Ivanna Sakhno as Shin Hati, Diana Lee Inosanto as Morgan Elsbeth, David Tennant as Huyang, Lars Mikkelsen as Grand Admiral Thrawn, and Eman Esfandi as Ezra Bridger.


Dave Filoni wrote the series, which he also executive produces alongside Jon Favreau, Kathleen Kennedy, Colin Wilson, and Carrie Beck. Karen Gilchrist serves as co-executive producer.

“Ahsoka” by Lucasfilm will premiere exclusively on Disney+ on August 23.