With multiple characters set to return in the new show, Ahsoka star Rosario Dawson has offered some insight for how it may connect to Star Wars Rebels' story.

Ashley Eckstein first brought the character of Ahsoka Tano to life with Star Wars: The Clone Wars, in which she acted as Anakin Skywalker's Jedi Padawan.

Created by George Lucas and Dave Filoni, Ahsoka has received largely positive reviews for her development into a unique character throughout the original animated series

The upcoming Ahsoka, developed by Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni, serves as a spinoff of The Mandalorian and explores the character's ongoing hunt of Grand Admiral Thrawn throughout the galaxy.

Rosario Dawson is leading the cast of the show as Ahsoka alongside Natasha Liu Bordizzo as Sabine Wren, Ivanna Sakhno, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Ray Stevenson.

With filming on Ahsoka finally getting underway, one star is opening up about the potential to come from the new series.

The biggest indication of ties between Ahsoka and Star Wars Rebels' story is the first footage shown of the upcoming series at the recent Star Wars Celebration Event

While audiences await further details for Ahsoka leading up to its 2023 release, they can catch up with the character's animated start with both Star Wars: The Clone Wars