In a recent interview with Variety, Jon Favreau has confirmed that Grogu, AKA ‘Baby Yoda’, is set to make an appearance in an upcoming Star Wars movie, The Mandalorian & Grogu.
Favreau, the creator of “The Mandalorian,” shared this information, emphasizing the character’s widespread popularity.
“I have loved telling stories set in the rich world that George Lucas created,” Favreau said in a statement. “The prospect of bringing the Mandalorian and his apprentice Grogu to the big screen is extremely exciting.”
The decision to bring Grogu to the big screen is seen as a strategic move to capitalize on the character’s immense success in the streaming series. Specific details about the movie, including the plot and release date, are currently undisclosed.
Fans of the diminutive, Force-sensitive character will now have the opportunity to see Grogu’s journey expand beyond the confines of the small screen, marking a significant development in the Star Wars franchise.