After providing recommendation to future feminine actors of the long-lasting property, Daisy Ridley says she will not rule out a possible Star Wars franchise return. Ridley’s time within the Lucasfilm franchise ran throughout the Star Wars sequel trilogy, by which she starred as Rey, the Force-sensitive new protagonist who’d face off towards everybody from Adam Driver’s Kylo Ren to Ian McDiarmid’s Emperor Palpatine, not solely a shock reveal for his survival, but in addition his household lineage with Ridley’s character. Following 2019’s Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, additionally dubbed because the conclusion to The Skywalker Saga, the way forward for the sequel trilogy’s characters has been left up within the air, although one star could also be prepared to come back again.
In a latest interview with IMDb to debate the Sundance premiere of her new movie, Sometimes I Think About Dying, Daisy Ridley was requested her ideas on a possible Star Wars franchise return.
The Rey actor confirmed she could be open to the opportunity of returning to a galaxy far, far-off, jokingly stating she is “looking for employment” whereas additionally being prepared to have discussions with Lucasfilm. See what Ridley mentioned within the video above and quotes beneath:
Questions have swirled relating to Ridley’s potential Star Wars franchise return since The Rise of Skywalker noticed Rey survive her battle with Palpatine and go off to start out her personal Jedi Order. Though she did not reprise her position in it, The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special did present her first steps on this journey by starting to coach Finn, now not voiced by John Boyega, within the Jedi methods, a plot level teased in The Skywalker Saga’s conclusion by the character continuously hinting at having some sort of secret for Rey. Given all Star Wars initiatives produced for the display screen are actually thought-about to be a part of the primary canon, the choice to proceed her story in any respect does point out an curiosity from Lucasfilm to deliver Ridley again as Rey in some capability sooner or later.
The curiosity then turns into the place Rey might make her Star Wars franchise return, particularly given the varied Disney+ exhibits have primarily been set within the years between Star Wars: Episode III — Revenge of the Sith and Episode IV: A New Hope. However, whereas the small display screen continues to discover territory nicely earlier than her time, the varied plans for the franchise’s big-screen return appear rife for her to make her to look once more. Thor vet Taika Waititi is growing a Star Wars movie with Krysty Wilson-Cairns, Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige is producing a brand new film with Doctor Strange within the Multiverse of Madness‘ Michael Waldron writing, Watchmen alum Damon Lindelof penning a script for Ms. Marvel director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and Stranger Things‘ Shawn Levy directing a feature-length mission.