Daisy Ridley performed Rey within the new Star Wars trilogy, however the character’s arc has come to a detailed and the brand new Star Wars movies will transfer on with out her. However sooner or later, would Ridley be open to revisiting the character some day or re-joining the Star Wars universe in one other method? She responded to this within the April 2021 issue of Empire, leaving the door open for it to occur.
Whereas Rey might be completed “for now,” she mirrored, Ridley has a “by no means say by no means” angle towards the long run. Ridley stated she was floored to see Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in The Mandalorian, and he or she may probably see Rey coming again sooner or later as effectively in some capability.
“I imply, by no means say by no means,” she stated.
Ridley stated she watched all of the Harry Potter motion pictures once more over Christmas after which noticed Ron Weasley actor Rupert Grint remark that he can be open to enjoying Ron once more. Ridley stated she feels equally about Rey.
“I am at all times open to a revisit,” she stated of Star Wars. “But in addition the gorgeous factor is it is this glorious, enormous universe with all of those tales which have but to be instructed. I feel there’s numerous cool issues to be made earlier than any potential revisit.”
Talking extra usually about her time making Star Wars movies, Ridley stated she had a beautiful time making them, even when she’s saying goodbye to Rey for now.
“I do not assume it will ever really feel correctly like goodbye as a result of it is such a beautiful little internet of individuals. It is a very nice membership to be part of. Plus, I had such a superb time. I beloved my expertise. When it comes to revisiting the character, I feel that is a bye-bye for now,” she stated.
Ridley says she stays in contact with the opposite stars of the newer Star Wars films–including John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, and director JJ Abrams. After they caught up most just lately, they talked in regards to the TV present Drag Race, Ridley stated.
Ridley’s response is completely different from Isaac and Boyega. Isaac has stated he’ll only come back to Star Wars for the money, whereas Boyega has said he has no interest in playing Finn again.
Ridley’s subsequent film is Chaos Strolling from director Doug Liman and co-starring Spider-Man’s Tom Holland. It debuts on March 5.
Regardless of starring in large blockbusters, Ridley stated she is open to becoming a member of the solid for any film with a ok script. “I am form of open to no matter cool stuff comes my method. I imply, being an actor is f**king nice,” she stated.
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