VIDEO: New “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” Featurette Shows How Hard The Cast Trains for Lightsaber Battles
Watch as Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Gwendoline Christie and Kelly Marie Tran vigorously train in order to show us their best physical performance in “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”.
Director Rian Johnson confirms in this video that Rey (Daisy Ridley) first trains with her staff from Jakku but eventually switches to Luke’s lightsaber to assist in her training.
In Lucasfilm’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the Skywalker saga continues as the heroes of The Force Awakens join the galactic legends in an epic adventure that unlocks age-old mysteries of the Force and shocking revelations of the past.
The film stars Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Kelly Marie Tran, Laura Dern and Benicio Del Toro.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens in U.S. theaters on December 15, 2017.