The Star Wars Holiday Special is infamous on the internet for it’s corniness, but the animated part of the show has been released officially as it was the introduction to Boba Fett, and Jon Favreau drew inspiration for that in The Mandalorian as Boba’s rifle from the special shows up in the Disney+ series.
In an interview with ET, Favreau says he’d love to do a Holiday Special again someday, maybe on Disney+:
“I would love to do some day, maybe on Disney+, we’ll do a Holiday Special too. I got to pitch that to them. We’ll see.”
Perhaps this could be a way for Favreau to voice Rio Durant again, as that character was one of the unfortunate deaths in Solo: A Star Wars Story and is one fans would love to see again.
Here’s the interview: