Disney and Lucasfilm have released a short for Star Wars Rebels that features the character Zeb. The character was Inspired by the original design for Chewbacca created by Star Wars concept artist Ralph McQuarrie. Zeb is voiced by Steve Blum, and he's basically the muscle of the group. In the clip you'll get to see him take on a dozen Stormtroopers while showcasing his snarky attitude.
Star Wars Rebels takes place between Star Wars: Episode III and Star Wars: Episode IV, which spans about two decades. The animated series is set in a time where the Empire is securing its grip on the galaxy and hunting down the last of the Jedi Knights as a fledgling rebellion against the Empire is taking shape.
Star Wars Rebels premieres on October 3rd at 9 p.m. on Disney Channel with a movie, and then the series will debut on October 13th at 9 p.m. on Disney XD.