Jon Favreau created the Emmy-winning popular space Western ‘The Mandalorian’ which serves as the first live-action series of the Star Wars franchise. The plot of this series is set five years after the incidents of the 1983 epic space opera movie ‘Return of the Jedi’.
The series premiered on November 12, 2019, on Disney+. The third season is scheduled to be released on 1st March this year.
Pedro Pascal who is now in the limelight for starring with fellow ‘Game of Thrones co-star Bella Ramsey in the 2023 post-apocalyptic drama series of HBO- ‘The Last of Us‘, will be reprising his role of Din Djarin aka The Mandalorian in the upcoming season.
Following is a list of other television series that you must watch before the third season of ‘The Mandalorian hits Disney+.
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Top 10 Television Series Like ‘The Mandalorian’:
Halo – Number of Seasons: 1
Steven Kane and Kyle Killen developed this military sci-fi tv series that is adapted from the same named game franchise.
The plot is set in the 26th century and deals with the war between a theocratic military alliance called the Covenant consisting of a number of advanced alien races whose goal is to eradicate the human race from the face of the world and the United Nations Space Command.
The series premiered on March 24, 2022, on Paramount+.
Obi-Wan Kenobi – Number of Seasons: 1
Deborah Chow created this tv miniseries the plot of which is set ten years after the incidents that we saw happening in the 2005 epic soap opera movie ‘Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith’.
The series is about the titular Jedi Master Kenobi confronting his former apprentice Darth Vader while he embarks upon the adventure of rescuing the abducted Princess Leia from the Galactic Empire.
Ewan McGregor, Hayden Christensen, and Vivien Lyra Blair portrayed Obi-Wan Kenobi, Darth Vader, and Princess Leia respectively in the series. It ran from 27th May to 22nd June 2022 on Disney+.
The Book of Boba Fett – Number of Seasons: 1
Jon Favreau created this space Western series which is a spin-off of ‘The Mandalorian and part of the Star Wars franchise.
The plot follows bounty hunter Boba Fett trying to establish himself in the former territory of Jabba the Hutt as the new crime lord.
New Zealand actor Temuera Morrison portrayed the titular character in the series. It premiered on December 29, 2021, on Disney+.
Loki – Number of Seasons: 1
Michael Waldron created this tv series that is based on the renowned and popular God of Mischief. The plot follows an alternate version of Loki after the events of ‘Avengers: Endgame‘ as he creates a new timeline.
Tom Hiddleston reprised his famous portrayal of Loki in the series. It premiered on June 9, 2022, on Disney+ with the second season set to arrive in mid-2023.
Hawkeye – Number of Seasons: 1
Jonathan Igla created this tv miniseries that primarily centers around Clint Barton and Kate Bishop from Marvel Comics both of whom are known as Hawkeye.
Jeremy Renner and Hailee Steinfeld portrayed Barton and Bishop respectively in the series. It ran from 24th November to 22nd December 2021 on Disney+.
Lost in Space – Number of Seasons: 3
Irwin Allen created this sci-fi adventure family drama that is a reboot of the same named 1965 series. Both of the series are inspired by ‘The Swiss Family Robinson, a novel of 1812, and ‘Space Family Robinson’, a 1962 Gold Key comic book.
The plot deals with the adventures of a space colonist family as their ship goes off track. The series ran from April 13, 2018, to December 1, 2021, on Netflix.
The Expanse – Number of Seasons: 6
Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby developed this sci-fi tv series that is adapted from the same named novel series by James S. A. Corey.
The plot is set in a future in which the Solar System is colonized by humanity and deals with the members of the United Nations Security Council finding themselves at the center of a conspiracy.
The series ran from December 14, 2015, to January 14, 2022.
Star Trek: Discovery – Number of Seasons: 4
Alex Kurtzman and Bryan Fuller created this tv series that marks the seventh Star Trek series. The plot of which is set in the 23rd century and centers upon the starship Discovery’s crew. The series premiered on September 24, 2017.
Away – Number of Seasons: 1
This sci-fi drama series primarily focuses on Emma Green who sets off on a mission to Mars and leaves her husband and teenage daughter behind on Earth.
Hilary Swank portrayed Emma Green in the series. It premiered on September 4, 2020, on Netflix.
Farscape – Number of Seasons: 4
Rockne S. O’Bannon created this Australian American sci-fi tv series the plot of which follows Jon Crichton, an American astronaut, who embarks upon a journey across the universe after an experimental mission goes awry.
American actor Ben Browder portrayed Crichton in the series. It ran from March 19, 1999, to March 21, 2003.