Star Wars: The Clone Wars takes place between Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones and Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, chronicling the events of the era known within the Star Wars universe as "the Clone Wars."
The animated television series began with a feature-length movie, released in the summer of 2008, also titled; Star Wars: The Clone Wars.
The first season aired on Cartoon Network in the fall of 2008 and Dave Filoni was chosen as the supervising director and executive producer of the series.
In 2013 after the end of the fifth season, it was announced that Star Wars: The Clone Wars would cease airing on Cartoon Network. However, while the series itself has ended it was confirmed that development is continuing on further stories set in the Clone Wars era. In March 2014, Netflix made available Season 6 for streaming, with the other 5 Seasons. It got a seventh and final season on Disney+ in 2020.