The second season of the Americanstreaming televisionseries The Mandalorian starsPedro Pascalas thetitle character, a bounty hunter trying to return 'The Child' to its home. It is part of theStar Warsfranchise, set after the events ofReturn of the Jedi(1983). The season was produced byLucasfilm,Fairview Entertainment, andGolem Creations, withJon Favreauserving as showrunner.
Development on a second season ofThe Mandalorianhad begun by July 2019, with Favreau looking to expand the scope of the series and introduce new characters; several characters from previousStar Warsmedia appear in the season. Filming took place from October 2019 to March 2020, finishing days before theCOVID-19 pandemicforced film and television productions to shut down.