The Emperor is coming here? Ian McDiarmid reprises role when Star Wars Rebels’ 4th and final season picks up Feb. 19

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Star Wars Rebels Season 4One month from today, the fourth and final season of Star Wars Rebels resumes on Disney XD. Disney and Lucasfilm announced the mid-season premiere today, along with a new trailer and poster-style key art.

 

The final episodes will unfold over three weeks, with two back-to-back episodes premiering every Monday night on Disney XD, until its epic 90-minute conclusion on March 5 at 8:30 p.m. Eastern.

As teased in the new trailer, Emperor Palpatine makes his series debut in these final Rebels episodes — voiced by actor Ian McDiarmid, who reprises this iconic role from the Star Wars live-action films.

The multi-platform schedule, in the U.S., for the remaining “Star Wars Rebels” episodes is:

Monday, Feb. 19: Premiere telecasts of “Jedi Night” (9 p.m. Eastern) and “DUME” (9:30 p.m. Eastern) on Disney XD and will be released on the DisneyNOW App (www.DisneyNOW.com) at 10 p.m. Eastern.

Monday, Feb. 26: Premiere telecasts of “Wolves and a Door” (9 p.m. Eastern) and “A World Between Worlds” (9:30 p.m. Eastern) on Disney XD and will be released on the DisneyNOW App (www.DisneyNOW.com) at 10 p.m. Eastern.

Monday, March 5: Premiere telecasts of “A Fool’s Hope” (8:30 p.m. Eastern) and “Family Reunion – and Farewell” (9 p.m. Eastern) on Disney XD and will be released on the DisneyNOW App (www.DisneyNOW.com) at 10 p.m. Eastern.

To avoid spoilers and allow fans to experience the episodes together during each telecast, new episodes will be available on VOD and digital platforms the day after their linear and DisneyNOW premieres. Viewers can also catch all previously-aired Star Wars Rebels episodes from season four on the DisneyNOW App.

Read more of Nerdvana’s coverage of Star Wars Rebels Season 4:

Star Wars Rebels’ Vanessa Marshall and Dave Filoni on Hera’s journey, Rogue One and general issues

Rex returns in Star Wars Rebels Season 4: ‘Now he can be something greater’

Star Wars Rebels: Thrawn triumphant going into Season 4

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