Christopher Sean’s 'Star Wars Resistance' Trailer and Premiere Date image

Days star shares new project.

Updated August 30: Soaps.com has learned the premiere date for Christopher Sean’s upcoming Disney project Star Wars Resistance. Fans can tune in on Sunday October 7 at 10:00 PM on the Disney Channel to see the actor in his animated role as Kazuda Xiono and get a sneak peek at the series through the trailer below.

On April 26, Soaps.com reported that Days of our Lives’ Christopher Sean (Paul) has finally made the announcement his fans have been waiting for as he took to Instagram to share a video in which he revealed he has joined the Star Wars family by landing a role on Star Wars Resistance. In his post caption he added, “So, I made a little video to surprise you all with the great news :) thanks for always supporting me and please go to StarWars.com to see more information about the new show!”

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It turns out Star Wars Resistance is an anime-inspired series set to debut in the fall on Disney Channel in the United States, and on Disney XD elsewhere. The animated show will focus on the era prior to Star Wars: The Force Awakens and centers around Kazuda Xiono, a young pilot recruited by the Resistance and tasked with a top-secret mission to spy on the growing threat of the First Order. Fans can expect to see beloved droid BB-8, as well as ace pilots, colorful new characters and appearances by fan favorites including Poe Dameron and Captain Phasma.

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Prior to the new announcement, Sean opened up about Days’ groundbreaking love triangle, which includes his character, Paul, along with Sonny (Freddie Smith) and Will (Chandler Massey). In his new venture, the actor joins Star Wars Resistance as a member of the voice cast, which also includes, Suzie McGrath (EastEnders), Scott Lawrence (Chief Tyler, Sunset Beach, The Bold and the Beautiful, Legion), Myrna Velasco (Elena of Avalor), Josh Brener (Silicon Valley), Donald Faison (Scrubs), Bobby Moynihan (Duck Tales), Jim Rash (That 70s Show), and Rachel Butera (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles).

Soaps.com wishes Christopher Sean the best with his new project.

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- Candace Young