Watch Mulan with Disney+ Premier Access for $39.99
Disney+ subscription required to enable Premium Access. Save 18% on an annual Disney+ subscription.
Finder is committed to editorial independence. While we receive compensation when you click links to partners, they do not influence our opinions or reviews. Learn how we make money.
The first live-action Star Wars TV show may have been a long wait, but episode three isn’t far, far away. In fact, you’ll be able to get your Mandalorian fix this Friday. Fans will be stoked to know this as The Mandalorian edges towards being Disney’s most popular show ever.
There was some initial timing weirdness during the launch week of Disney+ (in its launch regions), with episode one of The Mandalorian dropping on the Tuesday (launch day) and the second hitting three days later last Friday.
Thankfully, scheduling will be more consistent now.
While the exact timing is still shaky for New Zealand, it seems to be around 10:00pm.
You can already get cracking on episodes one and two of The Mandalorian (chapters one and two, if you go by the show’s naming conventions) if you’re signed up to Disney+ or taking advantage of the free 7-day trial. As far as we’re concerned, that’s time well invested.
Once episode three drops on Friday, there are five left in the first season of The Mandalorian. Here’s the schedule for the remaining chapters (with Star Wars-appropriate Roman numerals):
Hang on. What’s the deal with Disney ruining that flow of Friday-released episodes? There’s a good chance that has to do with the fact that Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker hits cinemas on 19 December, just one day after the penultimate chapter of The Mandalorian. Fingers crossed there’s something juicy in that second-last chapter of season one that has significance for Episode IX.
Absolutely! A second season has already been announced and is currently filming. We anticipate it’ll release in late 2020.
Will The Mandalorian be made into a movie?
There’s actually a possibility of a movie spin-off for The Mandalorian. Disney Studios Co-chairman Alan Horn teased a movie release to Variety, saying: “The Mandalorian is already proving to be a big thing, so if that series proves to be so compelling that we reverse engineer it into a theatrical release, a two-hour film or whatever, okay.”
Incase you hadn’t already picked up on it the show is a Disney exclusive original. And as Disney+ is built solely on Disney content you can only watch The Mandalorian on the new streaming service.
Image source: Disney website
finder.com is an independent comparison platform and information service that aims to provide you with the tools you need to make better decisions. While we are independent, the offers that appear on this site are from companies from which finder.com receives compensation. We may receive compensation from our partners for placement of their products or services. We may also receive compensation if you click on certain links posted on our site. While compensation arrangements may affect the order, position or placement of product information, it doesn't influence our assessment of those products. Please don't interpret the order in which products appear on our Site as any endorsement or recommendation from us. finder.com compares a wide range of products, providers and services but we don't provide information on all available products, providers or services. Please appreciate that there may be other options available to you than the products, providers or services covered by our service.