Canceling The Clone Wars was one of the earliest moves that put Disney on the outs with fans.
“Disney, they cancelled it, I think it was getting a little too graphic — actually, it was getting really graphic,” Logan said at London Comic Con. “Boba was doing some really, really cool stuff. He started actually becoming a bounty hunter.”
Logan, who portrayed a young Boba Fett in Star Wars: Episode II — Attack of the Clones before reprising his role in the animated series, added “at the time, it was just too graphic, I think, for what Disney was used to.”
When streaming rights for the series was acquired by Netflix, vice president of content acquisition Sean Carey pointed out the series “really aged up over the years” and “went to a darker place and didn’t fit the Cartoon Network brand any longer.”
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Meanwhile, Disney storytellers focus their collective brain power on a secret gay romance between Grand Moff Tarkin and TK-421 for their “kid-friendly” franchise. Ethan Van Sciver discusses that story: