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The Acolyte

June 4, 2024
Season: 1
Episodes: 8
Status: released, running

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The Acolyte TV Series Details:

Also known asStar Wars: The Acolyte
Based on Star Wars by George Lucas Showrunner Leslye Headland
Country United States
Language English
GenreScience fiction Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Release dateJune 4, 2024 – July 16, 2024
Aired onTuesday
Running time35min
Age ratingTV-14
StarringAmandla Stenberg
Lee Jung-jae
Manny Jacinto
Dafne Keen
Charlie Barnett
Jodie Turner-Smith
Rebecca Henderson
Created byLeslye Headland
Directed by Hanelle M. Culpepper
Alex Garcia Lopez
Leslye Headland
Written byLeslye Headland
George Lucas
Jason Micallef
Kor Adana
Charmaine DeGrate
Jasmyne Flournoy
Jocelyn Bioh
Claire Kiechel
Jen Richards
Eileen Shim
Cameron Squires
Produced byRayne Roberts
Damian Anderson
Rob Bredow
Eileen Shim
Executive producersLeslye Headland
Kathleen Kennedy
Simon Emanuel
Jason Micallef
Jeff F. King
Cinematography by James Friend
Chris Teague
Edited by Miikka Leskinen
Music byMichael Abels
Production location London
Production CompanyLucasfilm
Distributor Disney+

The Acolyte TV Series Cast & Character:

  • Amandla Stenberg as Mae: A former Padawan learner who is now a dangerous warrior.
  • Lee Jung-jae as Sol: A respected Jedi Master.
  • Manny Jacinto as Qimir: A former smuggler who now lives a life of leisure.
  • Dafne Keen as Jecki Lon: Sol’s young Padawan.
  • Charlie Barnett as Yord Fandar: A by-the-book Jedi Knight and temple guardian.
  • Jodie Turner-Smith as Mother Aniseya: The leader of a coven of Force witches.
  • Rebecca Henderson as Vernestra Rwoh: A leader in the Jedi Order who rose to prominence as a young prodigy.
  • Dean-Charles Chapman as Torbin.
  • Joonas Suotamo as Kelnacca: A Wookiee Jedi who lives a solitary life.
  • Carrie-Anne Moss as Indara: A Jedi Master proficient in “Force-fu” fighting.
  • Margarita Levieva
  • Amy Tsang


The Acolyte is set at the end of the Star Wars franchise’s High Republic era, approximately 100 years before Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999). It sees a respected Jedi Master investigating a series of crimes that bring him into conflict with a former Padawan learner and reveal sinister forces.

About The Acolyte TV Series:

The Acolyte, also known as Star Wars: The Acolyte, is an American Science fiction Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery television series starring Amandla Stenberg, Lee Jung-jae, Manny Jacinto, Dafne Keen, Charlie Barnett, Jodie Turner-Smith, Rebecca Henderson, Dean-Charles Chapman, Joonas Suotamo, and Carrie-Anne Moss

Leslye Headland creates it for the streaming service Disney+. It is part of the Star Wars franchise, and takes place in the final days of The High Republic era roughly 100 years before the events of Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999)

Headland expressed interest in working on the Star Wars franchise by the end of 2019 and was developing a new series for Lucasfilm by April 2020. The title was announced in December. Principal photography began on October 30, 2022, at Shinfield Studios in Berkshire, under the working title Paradox.

The Acolyte premiered on Disney+ on June 4, 2024, with its first two episodes. The other six episodes will be released weekly.

Disney announced that the series had 4.8 million views in its first day of release, marking the streaming service’s biggest series premiere of 2024 so far.

The Acolyte TV Series Episode List:

The Acolyte S1, Episode 1: Lost/Found

Tue, Jun 4, 2024
A shocking crime occurs in a distant galaxy, prompting the Jedi Order to hunt for the prime suspect.

The Acolyte S1, Episode 2: Revenge/Justice

Tue, Jun 4, 2024
An assassin strikes again, but this time the Jedi are there to attempt capture.

The Acolyte S1, Episode 3: Destiny

Tue, Jun 11, 2024
On a mysterious planet, the tragic journey of two sisters begins.

The Acolyte S1, Episode 4:

Tue, Jun 18, 2024

The Acolyte S1, Episode 5:

Tue, Jun 25, 2024

The Acolyte S1, Episode 6:

Tue, Jul 2, 2024

The Acolyte S1, Episode 7:

Tue, Jul 9, 2024

The Acolyte S1, Episode 8:

Tue, Jul 16, 2024