“Star Wars: Andor” just debuted its first three episodes today on Disney+. First social media reactions and reviews are mostly positive so far, but how does the series rate on Rotten Tomatoes?
Currently “Andor” stands at 87% on the Tomatometer based on 229 reviews and a 76% Audience Score. “Andor” now has the highest Rotten Tomatoes score of any Star Wars Disney+ Original series aside from The Mandalorian.
For comparison, The Mandalorian has a 93% score, Obi-Wan Kenobi (82%), The Book of Boba Fett (66%), and The Bad Batch season 1 (86%).
The “Andor” series explores a new perspective from the Star Wars galaxy, focusing on Cassian Andor’s journey to discover the difference he can make. The series brings forward the tale of the burgeoning rebellion against the Empire and how people and planets became involved. It’s an era filled with danger, deception and intrigue where Cassian will embark on the path that is destined to turn him into a rebel hero.
Diego Luna returns as Cassian Andor and is joined by cast members Genevieve O’Reilly, Stellan Skarsgård, Adria Arjona, Denise Gough, Kyle Soller and Fiona Shaw.
The executive producers are Kathleen Kennedy, Sanne Wohlenberg, Diego Luna and Michelle Rejwan. Tony Gilroy is the creator and showrunner.
American composer Nicholas Britell is composing the score for the upcoming “Andor” series.
Season 1 will consist of 12 episodes. The series is also confirmed for a second season. Season 2 will consist of 12 episodes with the final episode leading into Rogue One. Season 2 of the series is scheduled to begin filming soon.
Episodes 1-3 of “Andor” are available to stream now on Disney+ with new episodes dropping every Wednesday through November 23, 2022.
You can watch the final trailer for the series below: