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Hayden Christensen Open to More Star Wars Appearances Following Ahsoka Return

  • Hayden Christensen is interested in continuing his role in the Star Wars franchise as Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader.
  • Christensen’s recent appearances have shown a high demand for more projects involving the Sith Lord character.
  • No plans are currently in place for more Star Wars projects involving Christensen.

The journey of Hayden Christensen in the Star Wars Saga has been similar to that of Anakin Skywalker’s path to redemption. While his original performance as Anakin faced heavy criticism, he improved his portrayal in Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith and then seemed to have left the role behind. However, he made fantastic comebacks in Obi-Wan Kenobi and Ahsoka for Disney+. Even though nothing is certain yet, Christensen expressed that he would “love to get to do more” and continue with the Star Wars series.

The possibility of Christensen returning as Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader had seemed unlikely until it was announced that he would join former costar Ewan McGregor in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series. Fans were delighted to see Christensen back in the role, with his most recent appearance in Ahsoka. In an interview on The Dagobah Dispatch podcast, Christensen expressed his gratitude for the opportunity and his desire to return to the role if given the chance.

One of the reasons Darth Vader remains an iconic character is the careful decision not to overuse the character in various projects, unlike what often happens with horror movie franchises. However, Hayden Christensen’s recent portrayals have shown there is a strong demand for additional projects centered around the Sith Lord. In an interview with ETOnline, Christensen expressed his interest in continuing his journey with the character, stating that there is likely more to explore with the storyline.

Based on his recent statements, it appears that Christensen is eager to reprise his role in the Star Wars universe. Although no plans involving him are in place currently, many fans would undoubtedly be thrilled to see him return in future projects.