DAISY Ridley's star shot right up into space after she landed the leading role of Rey in the latest series of Star Wars films. But just who is the young actress who has taken the galaxy by storm? And what else has she starred in? Who is Daisy Ridley? What is her background? Daisy Jazz Isobel Ridley, 25, was born 10 April 1992. She began her acting career by appearing on TV shows like Youngers, Toast of London, Silent Witness, Mr Selfridge, and Casualty. However, her breakout role that shot her to fame was when she landed the lead role of Rey in the Star Wars sequel trilogy. She has currently appeared in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) and Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017). Her acting chops have also been tested in Murder On The Orient Express (2017) opposite Kenneth Branagh. Daisy is also lending her voice to the new Peter Rabbit film, out in 2018. Who does Daisy play in Peter Rabbit? Daisy lends her voice to the live animation film Peter Rabbit. The actress plays the role of … [Read more...] about How old is Daisy Ridley, what’s the Star Wars: The Last Jedi actress’ net worth and who does she play in Peter Rabbit?
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She was one of the most well-loved characters of the Star Wars films, and arguably its best-loved actress. So when Carrie Fisher died suddenly in 2016, the film world was beset by grief – and a question mark hung over the future of the Star Wars franchise. Now director JJ Abrams has confirmed that previously unseen footage of Fisher will be used to bring Leia Organa, the commanding leader of the Rebel Alliance, back to round off the Skywalker saga in the forthcoming ninth Star Wars film. “We desperately loved Carrie Fisher,” Abrams said in a statement on the Star Wars website. “Finding a truly satisfying conclusion to the Skywalker saga without her eluded us. We were never going to recast, or use a CG character. “With the support and blessing from her daughter, Billie, we have found a way to honour Carrie’s legacy and role as Leia in Episode IX by using unseen footage we shot together in Episode VII.” The news came as part of an … [Read more...] about Unseen Carrie Fisher footage will bring Princess Leia back in ninth Star Wars film
The cast of the next Star Wars film has been revealed, with the late actress Carrie Fisher set to appear. Lucasfilm said unreleased footage of the actress from Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be used in Episode IX to draw her character's story to an end. The star, who played Princess Leia in the saga, died suddenly in 2016. In an announcement on Friday, Lucasfilm said Billy Dee Williams will return to the franchiase as Lando Calrissian, and Richard E Grant will join the cast. Filming is scheduled to begin on Wednesday at London's Pinewood Studios. Mark Hamill, who plays Luke Skywalker, will also appear in the film, which is scheduled to be released in December 2019. Fisher died in December 2016 after she finished work on the middle installment in the trilogy, "The Last Jedi." Director Rian Johnson opted not alter her storyline, leaving Leia's fate to be handled by JJ Abrams. "We desperately loved Carrie Fisher," Abrams said in a statement. "Finding … [Read more...] about Unseen footage of Carrie Fisher to feature in next Star Wars film
The late actress Carrie Fisher will appear in the new Star Wars film, Star Wars: Episode IX. Director JJ Abrams told Hollywood Reporter he will use unreleased footage from 2015's Star Wars: The Force Awakens to add Fisher's Leia into the next film. Emotional Carrie Fisher tribute will bring you to tears Cinema employees to strike at tonight's Star Wars premiere 'It doesn't suck' - Solo: A Star Wars Story review She will appear next to the full returning cast of the last film, including Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong'o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo and Fisher's daughter, Billie Lourd. New additions to the cast include Naomi Ackie, Richard E Grant and Keri Russell. Abrams said in a statement they desperately loved the actress and didn't want to recast her. "Finding a truly satisfying conclusion to the Skywalker saga without her eluded us. We were never going to recast, or use a CG character. With the support and blessing from her … [Read more...] about Late actress Carrie Fisher to appear in new Star Wars film
Carrie Fisher footage to be used in next Star Wars film BelfastTelegraph.co.uk JJ Abrams has said he will use unreleased footage of the late Carrie Fisher in the next Star Wars film to give the latest trilogy a “satisfying conclusion”. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/world-news/carrie-fisher-footage-to-be-used-in-next-star-wars-film-37162395.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/world-news/article37162393.ece/dc5cb/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_c23f6147-20c7-4b52-a215-62316b80dcca_1 Email JJ Abrams has said he will use unreleased footage of the late Carrie Fisher in the next Star Wars film to give the latest trilogy a “satisfying conclusion”. Lucasfilm and writer-director Abrams announced on Friday that footage of Fisher shot for 2015’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be used in the ninth film in the space opera’s core trilogies about the Skywalker family. Filming is scheduled to begin on Wednesday in London. Fisher died in 2016 … [Read more...] about Carrie Fisher footage to be used in next Star Wars film