A television series that is part of the “Star Wars” universe has been picked up for another season. “Star Wars Rebels,” an animated show that runs on Disney XD, will return for a third season in 2016, the network announced today.
In the announcement, Disney XD General Manager Marc Buhaj says: “We are proud to bring our audience a third season of ‘Star Wars Rebels,’ a series that has resonated across generations. The creative team behind the series continues to do a brilliant job in delivering on the key tenets that fans have come to expect from a Star Wars property, including adventure, hope and the battle between good vs. evil.”
The series is reportedly Disney XD’s second-most-watched show in total viewers, averaging 1.3 million, and its No. 1 show in adults 18-49 and men 18-49.