Rian Johnson has confirmed that frequent collaborator Joseph Gordon Levitt has a voice acting role in Star Wars: The Last Jedi. The film, which is both directed and written by Johnson, is regarded as one of the most anticipated films in the next several months as it will continue the current narrative trod by the sequel trilogy kick-started by J.J. Abrams’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015. The Last Jedi will see the return of beloved new characters like Rey, Poe and Finn, as well as the legendary Skywalker twins, Luke and Leia. The film also features a trio of newcomers making their Star Wars debuts: Laura Dern, Benicio del Toro, and Kelly Marie Tran, who play Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo, DJ, and Rose in the movie.
Aside from The Last Jedi‘s main game players, the movie will also be chockful of cameos and short appearances from several other celebrities. John Boyega revealed last month that British Royals, Prince Harry, and William and English thespian Tom Hardy have filmed their parts, although he did not specify what roles the three will be playing. More recently, however, Johnson has made his own reveal, sharing that Gordon-Levitt does have a part in his upcoming directorial gig.
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