The marketing barrage for the upcoming Star Wars spin-off Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is not letting up. Ramping up the film’s release in under three weeks, Lucasfilm has released another behind the scenes featurette which spotlights actor Diego Luna who plays the rebel recruiter Captain Cassian Andor. Luna describes how special it is for him to be involved in the franchise having grown up a fan while promising both heart, heroics, and adventure in the first standalone feature of Star Wars. The featurette offers glimpses of every shooting location in the film as well as a few new shots from when Jyn, Cassian, and K-2SO infiltrate the Imperial base on Scariff.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story hits theaters December 16, 2016.
Produced by Lucasfilm, the film stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Mads Mikkelson, Donnie Yen, Alan Tudyk, Jiang Wen and Forest Whitaker. Written by Chris Weitz and Tony Gilroy. Directed by Garreth Edwards.
From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves. In theaters December 2016.