Published: Thu, December 05, 2019

Much anticipated Star Wars-based ride debuts at Disney World

Much anticipated Star Wars-based ride debuts at Disney World

"The hope that I think that [Poe] in particular brings to this one is kind of a relentless, nearly aggressive optimism he has and how that is tested and how he tries to be there for his friends, tries to boost them along even when it seems quite hopeless".

Lucasfilm and director J.J. Abrams join forces once again to take viewers on an epic journey to a galaxy far, far away with Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, the riveting conclusion of the seminal Skywalker saga, where new legends will be born and the final battle for freedom is yet to come.

Short after, also his fellow actor John Boyega confirmed that "they are just platonic at the moment". "I don't know what". We'll have more with the cast and fimmakers behind Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker all December.

And in the case of the LGBTQ community, it was important to me that people who go to see this movie feel that they're being represented in the film. It's a bit heartbreaking because we're now seeing the press tour kick up for the movie without Carrie Fisher for the second time, and it's going to be hard to watch as we say goodbye to these new characters, as well as Leia Organa. "Let's just say it was not hard to be upset in that scene".


Even though Abrams didn't reveal any detail about this "representation", our guess is that maybe some of the new characters could lead the charge of bringing forth the LGBTQ banner.

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker blasts into theaters on December 20.

But Abrams said that Finn and Poe's relationship in The Rise of Skywalker "is a far deeper one than a romantic one".

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