All in all, Kumail Nanjiani’s Obi-Wan Kenobi character didn’t get much action in the latest trailer, but that’s no reason not to look forward to him ahead of his Star Wars debut. People flocked to Twitter to celebrate the proper preview of his mysterious role and his inclusion in the beloved saga.
first of all, the official Star Wars site himself wrote: “Welcome to our galaxy, Kumail. #MayThe4thBeWithYou.” Adam Scott from “Severance” and “Parks and Recreation” even added his two cents and replied, “OH MY GOD – AMAZING!” Jack Quaid (“Scream,” “The Boys”) also responded, expressing his excitement at seeing Nanjiani appear in the teaser and “Star Wars: The High Republic Show” host Kristina Ariel commented, “Damn yes you are!” below Nanjiani’s reaction to his presence in the teaser.
Aside from the celebrity tweets, countless “Star Wars” fans wrote for Kumail Nanjiani with their own words of encouragement. Thank you for joining this universe! I know you’re going to do great here,” he replied @aenrique79and @EricEilersen said “Couldn’t be happier for you!!!” @BunnysVsFlames went on to ask if Nanjiani’s character will be a Jedi based on his outfit from the trailer, while others praised him for making it into so many blockbuster franchises spanning from the Marvel Cinematic Universe to Lego Ninjago ” are sufficient.
Obi-Wan Kenobi will premiere on May 27, 2022, so hopefully fans won’t be left in the dark for much longer when it comes to information about Kumail Nanjiani’s character.