‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3 Episode 4 Review: Grogu’s Past Is Revealed

The fourth episode of The Mandalorian’s third season feels like a slight departure from the forward momentum delivered in the previous episodes, as it reverts to a tidy 30-minute misadventure that trades action for character work. Penned by Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni, “Chapter 20: The Foundling,” picks up where “The Convert” left off last week, with Bo-Katan (Katee Sackhoff) making herself at home with Din’s (Pedro Pascal/Brendan Wayne/Lateef Crowder) covert. Even if you didn’t know that Carl Weathers had returned to direct the episode, audiences were likely able to guess that he was the man behind the direction as Bo-Katan watched the Mandalorians train like something out of Rocky. Continue reading