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Star Wars Rebels: Introducing Agent Kallus, Imperial Enforcer!

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Meet Agent Kallus: Imperial Enforcer and constant thorn in the side of the crew of the Ghost. Voiced by David Oyelowo, Kallus is one of the Empire’s Imperial Security Bureau (ISB) agent. If you were to think a cross between Military Police and KGB, you wouldn’t be far off.

Check out the new video introducing Agent Kallus after the jump. Star Wars Rebels will premiere as a one-hour special on Disney channel this fall, to be followed by a series on Disney XD.

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First Look Video: Meet Star Wars Rebels’ Hera–She Doesn’t Just Drive the Bus!

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If you’re going to rebel against the Empire, then you’re going to need a ship – and a crackerjack pilot. Meet Hera, pilot of the Ghost. Has she done the Kessel run in twelve parsecs? Who knows (she’s not telling). But she’s the heart of the crew and a get-the-job-done kind of practical. Check out her introduction video after the jump.

Star Wars Rebels is scheduled for a one-hour premiere this fall with a series to follow.

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Star Wars Rebels Video: Meet Zeb, the Muscle!

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No team is complete without a tough guy. For the crew of the Ghost, that position is ably filled by Zeb – but he’s not just another big lug. No, he is well trained and well educated – and he’s the first featured character of a bizarre new species. Meet Zeb in a cool new video from Lucasfilm – and check out the press release, both after the jump.

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Disney XD Greenlights Animated Series Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero!

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Disney XD – home of TRON Legacy and soon to be home of Star Wars Rebels – has ordered an animated comedy adventure series called Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero. The series follows a kid from the suburbs, the titular Penn Zero, who inherits the cool job of part-time hero and leader of a time of good guys who zap to other worlds to save the day.

Campaign’s Thomas Middleditch will voice Penn, while Alfred Molina has been cast as part-time villain Rippen. Production on Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero is underway with the show being scheduled for a fall 2014 premiere. Follow the jump for more details.

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Star Wars Rebels: The New Face of Evil–Behold The Inquisitor!

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Stalking the remaining Jedi Knights in the time between Episodes IV and V, The Inquisitor is the new face of evil in Disney XD’s Star Wars Rebels. The above portrait was unveiled at the New York Comic-Con today, by Disney /Lucasfilm Animation.

Check out the press release – and a video in which SWR Executive Producer Dave Filoni talks about the new series – after the jump.

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Disney XD’ Hospital for Superheroes–Mighty Med!

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On September 15th, Disney XD begins a multiplatform rollout for its new live-action comedy series Mighty Med – about two friends who stumble into the secret wing of a hospital for superheroes while hanging out at their favorite comics shop. Kaz (Bradley Steven Perry, Good Luck Charlie) and Oliver (Jake Short, A.N.T. Farm) parley their bit of good luck into part-time jobs at Might Med.

The rollout includes: a new game (available on DisneyXD.com); the series premiere as a free iTunes download; the availability of the series premiere on WATCH Disney XD (for verified users online and on smart phones and tablets and Disney XD On Demand via several affiliates); series stars Perry and Short hosting an evening of Disney Channel programming (with a sneak peak at Might Med), and the series premiere on Disney XD.

Check out the press release, after the jump, for dates, times and a full series description.

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