In a galaxy far far away, it would appear the Empire has broken some stereotypical employment factors, and gotten themselves at least one female stormtrooper.  We already know about John Boyega’s character, so chances are we’ll be seeing a less than traditional batch of maybe-not-entirely-clone army.

Mostly we say this because of this tweet:

And then this followup tweet:

We have it on good authority that Leanne Best (Ripper Street)  is noted as being credited as an actress on Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  Hopefully, we’ll get more news after the big Star Wars: Celebration convention in April.

Star WarsThe Force Awakens opens December 15th, 2015.

ABOUT >> Mary Anne Butler
  • BIO >> Mary Anne Butler (Mab) is a reporter and photographer from San Francisco California. She is a lifelong geek, huge music nerd, occasionally cosplays at conventions, does Renaissance Faires, and in general lives the life of a True Believer. She may be short, but she makes up for it with a loud voice.
  • CONTACT >>

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *