New Star Wars: Rebels Trailer to Debut on May 4
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 04.29.2014
As part of the worldwide Star Wars Day...
Lucasfilm has announced that a new trailer for the upcoming animated series Star Wars: Rebels will be released as part of a global, multiplatform debut on Sunday, May 4, which is being dubbed Star Wars Day.
In the United States, Disney XD will feature the trailer during the premiere of LEGO's Star Wars: The New Yoda Chronicles set for 7PM ET/PT. The trailer will also air on the Disney Channel, ABC, ABC Family, Fusion, ESPN, ESPN2, and ESPN3 at varying times throughout the day. The trailer will also be featured on Disney XD and Disney Channels throughout Europe, Middle East, Africa, Southeast Asia, Latin America, and Australia, in approximately 105 million households in over 50 countries.
The trailer will also be released on Sunday, May 4 at 12:01AM PT on multiple sites, including www.StarWars.com, www.ABC.com, www.ESPN.com and www.Disney.com. ABC's Good Morning America will also air an exclusive 30-second sneak peak for the trailer on Friday, May 2.
Star Wars: Rebels will premiere with a one-hour special on Disney Channel later this fall. The series will then move to Disney XD for its regular season.