CleanupInfoBox Thissa one big mess!

This article is marked as requiring cleanup to a higher standard of quality. You can help The Clone Wars by adding and/or cleaning up and reformatting this page.

"Courage begins by trusting oneself."
―Jedi Fortune Cookie[src]

"The Jedi Who Knew Too Much" is the eighteenth episode of the fifth season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. It is the hundred and sixth episode of the series overall. It was released on February 16, 2013 on Cartoon Network.


As the Republic military takes over the Temple bombing case, Ahsoka finds herself at odds with Admiral Tarkin.


Master Yoda presides over a funeral for the Jedi killed in the Temple bombing. Ahsoka notices Barriss Offee deeply grieving, and Barriss tells her that she had trained with Tutso Mara, one o

Ahsoka finds herself at odds with Tarkin

f the dead Jedi. Afterwards, Anakin, Ahsoka, and Barriss walk with Admiral Tarkin. Tarkin reveals that Letta Turmond, the perpetrator of the Temple bombing, was moved to a military prison, because since clones were killed in the bombing, the situation was now a military one. Ahsoka tries to argue, but Tarkin tells her that he wishes for the Jedi to remain in as few military matters as possible. Barriss then excuses herself from the group, and Anakin allows Ahsoka to go with her as he and Tarkin head to the Chancellor's office. Ahsoka catches up with Barriss, and the two talk about the bombing and the war, reminiscing about the time they blew up the Geonosis droid factory. They also delve into emotions and how Jedi should use them, when Anakin appears and summons Ahsoka to a war meeting.

During the meeting, Tarkin enters with a summons for Ahsoka. He tells her that Letta Turmond requested to speak to her, and Ahsoka grudgingly complies. Ahsoka is brought to the military base where Letta is at, and after leaving her lighsabers and comlink behind she enters Letta's cell. Ahsoka wonders why Letta summoned her, when Letta reveals that there was another mastermind behind the bombing-a Jedi, who, like herself, believed that the Republic is not what it used to be. However, before Letta can reveal the Jedi's name, she is force-choked by an unknown presence. Despite Ahsoka's attempts to help, Letta dies. Commander Fox, seeing what is going on, rushes to the cell and arrests Ahsoka, as she was the only possible suspect.

Tarkin visits Ahsoka's cell, where Ahsoka tries to proclaim her innocence. However, Tarkin points to the unusual lack of audio in the security footage, which appears to show Ahsoka choking Letta. Later, Anakin tries to get to his Padawan, but Tarkin prevented any visitors from entering her cell. Anakin seems about to fight his way in, but overcomes his anger and leaves. Later, Ahsoka gets up and notices a key card lying outside her

Ahsoka is arrested for Turmond's murder

cell. Thinking Anakin did this, Ahsoka uses the force to use the key card to unlock her cell. However, as Ahsoka rounds the corner, she sees the bodies of three clones on the floor, and begins to doubt that her master was the one who helped her. Ahsoka notices her lightsabers and comlink next to the dead clones, but as she picks them up Fox enters the hall. A shocked Fox sounds the alarm, and Ahsoka begins to run. During her flight, Ahsoka runs into more dead clones. Her pursuers catch up to her and think that Ahsoka killed the clones, so they message Anakin, Captain Rex, and the clones outside about Ahsoka, saying shoot to kill. Anakin and Rex refuse to believe that Ahsoka would do that, but join the pursuit anyways. Ahsoka escapes the detention center and hides from the clones and massiffs tracking her. However, she is spotted, and the clones give chase. Anakin, pursuing Ahsoka on a gunship, makes sure all the clones only shoot to stun. However, Ahsoka manages to dodge and block all the shots,

Anakin confronts Ahsoka at the end of the pipeline

as the pursuit goes from the detention center to the industrial pipeline. Ahsoka manages to lose the clones in the maze of pipes, but Anakin, who can sense her, keeps on track. Suddenly, Ahsoka finds herself at the end of the pipeline, looking over a pit going to the bottom of Coruscant. Anakin and Rex catch up to Ahsoka, and Anakin begs her to come back and straighten things out. However, Ahsoka refuses, knowing no one else can help her. Seeing a ship below her, Ahsoka jumps into the pit and lands on the ship, still looking back at Anakin.





Created and Executive Produced by

Supervising Director

Produced by

Directed by

Written by

Score by

Original Star Wars Themes and Score by








Behind the Scenes

This episode was named after Alfred Hitchcock's 1956 film, The Man Who Knew Too Much.

Episode Guide
Star Wars: The Clone Wars | Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Nightsisters Trilogy | Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Darth Maul Returns
Season 1
"Ambush" | "Rising Malevolence" | "Shadow of Malevolence" | "Destroy Malevolence" | "Rookies" | "Downfall of a Droid" | "Duel of the Droids" | "Bombad Jedi"
"Cloak of Darkness" | "Lair of Grievous" | "Dooku Captured" | "The Gungan General" | "Jedi Crash" | "Defenders of Peace" | "Trespass" | "The Hidden Enemy"
"Blue Shadow Virus" | "Mystery of a Thousand Moons" | "Storm Over Ryloth" | "Innocents of Ryloth" | "Liberty on Ryloth" | "Hostage Crisis"
Season 2
"Holocron Heist" | "Cargo of Doom" | "Children of the Force" | "Senate Spy" | "Landing at Point Rain" | "Weapons Factory" | "Legacy of Terror" | "Brain Invaders"
"Grievous Intrigue" | "The Deserter" | "Lightsaber Lost" | "The Mandalore Plot" | "Voyage of Temptation" | "Duchess of Mandalore" | "Senate Murders" | "Cat and Mouse"
"Bounty Hunters" | "The Zillo Beast" | "The Zillo Beast Strikes Back" | "Death Trap" | "R2 Come Home" | "Lethal Trackdown"
Season 3
"Clone Cadets" | "ARC Troopers" | "Supply Lines" | "Sphere of Influence" | "Corruption" | "The Academy" | "Assassin" | "Evil Plans" | "Hunt for Ziro"
"Heroes on Both Sides" | "Pursuit of Peace" | "Nightsisters" | "Monster" | "Witches of the Mist" | "Overlords" | "Altar of Mortis" | "Ghosts of Mortis" | "The Citadel"
"Counterattack" | "Citadel Rescue" | "Padawan Lost" | "Wookiee Hunt"
Season 4
"Water War" | "Gungan Attack" | "Prisoners" | "Shadow Warrior" | "Mercy Mission" | "Nomad Droids" | "Darkness on Umbara" | "The General" | "Plan of Dissent"
"Carnage of Krell" | "Kidnapped" | "Slaves of the Republic" | "Escape from Kadavo" | "A Friend in Need" | "Deception" | "Friends and Enemies" | "The Box"
"Crisis on Naboo" | "Massacre" | "Bounty" | "Brothers" | "Revenge"
Season 5
"Revival" | "A War on Two Fronts" | "Front Runners" | "The Soft War" | "Tipping Points" | "The Gathering" | "A Test of Strength" | "Bound for Rescue" | "A Necessary Bond"
"Secret Weapons" | "A Sunny Day in the Void" | "Missing in Action" | "Point of No Return" | "Eminence" | "Shades of Reason" | "The Lawless" | "Sabotage"
"The Jedi Who Knew Too Much" | "To Catch a Jedi" | "The Wrong Jedi"
Season 6
"The Unknown" | "Conspiracy" | "Fugitive" | "Orders" | "An Old Friend" | "The Rise of Clovis" | "Crisis at the Heart" | "The Disappeared, Part I" | "The Disappeared, Part II"
"The Lost One" | "Voices" | "Destiny" | "Sacrifice"
Star Wars: Darth Maul: Son of Dathomir ("The Enemy of My Enemy" | "A Tale of Two Apprentices" | "Proxy War" | "Showdown on Dathomir")

Crystal Crisis on Utapau ("A Death on Utapau" | "In Search of the Crystal" | "Crystal Crisis" | "The Big Bang")
Star Wars: Dark Disciple ("Lethal Alliance" | "The Mission" | "Conspirators" | "Dark Disciple" | "Saving Vos, Part I" | "Saving Vos, Part II" | "Traitor" | "The Path")

Season 7
"The Bad Batch" | "A Distant Echo" | "On the Wings of Keeradaks" | "Unfinished Business" | "Gone with a Trace" | "Deal No Deal" | "Dangerous Debt" | "Together Again"
"Old Friends Not Forgotten" | "The Phantom Apprentice" | "Shattered" | "Victory and Death"
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Stream the best stories.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Get Disney+