The filing happened one day after the trailer for "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" dropped. introducing Jyn as the main character in that prequel. This includes the trademark rights to toys, clothes, books and school supplies. The actor, who plays Poe Dameron, says comdirector Rian Johnson makes it feel like an "independent film", in contrast to J.J. Abrams' The Force Awakens.
Adding fuel to the fire, the teaser also highlights the similarities between Jyn and Daisy Ridley's character Rey. Jyn Erso looked fearless in the trailer, while she was described as "reckless, aggressive, and undisciplined".
"I'm not being amusing you guys, but just because she's white and got brown hair.it doesn't mean she's my mom", she said.
The Oakland, California native shared a photo from the set of their new film, Star Wars VIII, where he was on her back.
"The spoiler also alleged that Rey is annoyed with Luke "because she guesses that he was her father and is angry at him for abandoning her", in the upcoming Episode 8, however, he then supposedly tells her "'No, you are my father'".
Star Wars: Force for Change already announced a pretty exciting grand prize for charitable humans this year in a trip to the real island from the end of The Force Awakens, but depending on how much you like to travel, this auction might be even more exciting. Abrams quickly backtracked his comments though and said that Rey will discover her parents in the movie and not that they may not already be in her world.
The movie stars Felicity Jones as Jyn Erso, Mads Mikkelsen, Ben Mendelsohn, Genevieve O'Reilly, Mon Mothma, Donnie Yen, Alan Tudyk, Diego Luna, Alistaire Petrie and Forest Whitaker, who according to rumors will play a one-legged bounty hunter affiliate.
The new movie, which the Reddit report claims has the working title of Star Wars: Echoes of the Dark Side, is due in cinemas on 15 December 2017.