The Last Jedi director talks Carrie Fisher's 'beautiful' performance

The Last Jedi director talks Carrie Fisher's 'beautiful' performance

The Last Jedi director talks Carrie Fisher's 'beautiful' performance

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is in theaters right now, and has gotten some good reviews, so head to your local movie theater as soon as you can to see the highly anticipated sequel. "She even said, 'Is there anything for Billie in it?' - meaning her daughter - ever the stage mother".

Daisy Ridley, a fixture on many talk shows in recent weeks, plays resistance fighter Rey who travels to a deserted island called Ahch-To in order to get aging, seemingly depressed Jedi master Luke Skywalker, portrayed once again by Mark Hamil, to come back into the fray and also straighten out his conflicted nephew Kylo Ren, played by Adam Driver.

An ABC 7 reporter tweets that the French bulldog who was inseparable from Carrie Fisher prior to her death attended a screening of her final film, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, on Thursday.

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Presumably, it's now up to Episode IX writer/director JJ Abrams to come up with the flawless way to send Leia on her final voyage. Gary watched the movie while sitting in the lap of Fisher's former personal assistant, Corby McCoin, New Musical Express reported. Before you do that though, learn everything you need to know with our comprehensive guide to The Last Jedi. Fisher tragically passed away a year ago and Hamill has frequently spoken about his long friendship with her that began on the set of Star Wars. "So we have a really lovely, complete performance from her".

Launched by Star Wars fan Cody, the Change.org petition reads: "This would be a wonderful way to remember Carrie and a welcoming to one of Disney's new properties that is beloved by millions". Johnson had reportedly been working closely with Colin Trevorrow on where the story would go next, and with Abrams now taking over the reigns, expect that relationship to continue.

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