Jon Favreau's live-action Star Wars television series will be set seven years after Return of the Jedi. In an interview on the red carpet world premiere of Solo: A Star Wars Story, Nerdist Senior Editor Dan Casey reported that Favreau disclosed that and more.
Exclusive: @Jon_Favreau confirms that his live action #StarWars series takes place 7 years after Battle of Endor, between #ReturnOfTheJedi and #TheForceAwakens. Will feature all new characters, using cutting edge tech a la THE JUNGLE BOOK. Story coming to @nerdist... pic.twitter.com/iRyPS8hPDR— Dan Casey (@DanCasey) May 11, 2018
(That would be 11 ABY for Star Wars timeline nerds.)
This Star Wars series is scheduled to air on Disney's as-yet-unnamed digital streaming service, which itself is scheduled to launch in 2019.