The long awaited cinematic take on the expanded Star Wars universe is finally here with an incredible cast that includes the likes of Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Forest Whitaker, Donny Yen in a prequel story that happens before the main films:
“Rogue One takes place before the events of Star Wars: A New Hope and will be a departure from the saga films but have elements that are familiar to the Star Wars universe,” says Kathleen Kennedy. “It goes into new territory, exploring the galactic struggle from a ground-war perspective while maintaining that essentialStar Wars feel that fans have come to know. Gareth is such an innovative director and I’m so excited to be working with him and the extraordinary ensemble cast he’s selected for ‘Rogue One."
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story opens this December