Kylo Ren Needs No Redemption, Says Adam Driver
Will Kylo Ren find any kind of redemption? This is one of the many questions viewers will take to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Well, according to the man himself, actor Adam Driver, who played the character in The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi, the answer is no – the man who killed Han Solo doesn't need a redeeming ending, but only because he already could have had one.
While talking to Weekly entertainmentDriver pointed out that Kylo Ren sees the world from a different perspective and, in doing so, made decisions based on his personal worldview.
"(Kylo Ren) has a different identity, a different definition of redemption," said Driver. "He has already been rescued in his history. I don't think there is a thought of redemption. He doesn't have an external lens of events, you know – you understand what I mean? That's more of an outsider's view." his world. "
This is certainly an interesting perspective. What do you think? Does Kylo Ren need to find some kind of redemption? Is the newly minted Supreme Leader of the First Order too far to redeem for killing Han Solo and contributing to the deaths of billions across the galaxy? Let us know in the comments below!
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Cast members returning to The Rise of Skywalker include Daisy RidleyAdam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong & # 39; Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo and Billie Lourd. Joining the cast are Naomi Ackie (Doctor Who), Richard E. Grant (Logan), Dominic Monaghan (Lord of the Rings) and Keri Russell (The Americans), who will also be joined by veteran Star Wars actors Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels and Billy Dee Williams, who will reprise his role as Lando Calrissian. The role of Leia Organa will once again be played by Carrie Fisher, using unreleased scenes from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
In addition to directing, Abrams co-wrote the screenplay with Chris Terrio (Argo, Justice League). Kathleen Kennedy, Michelle Rejwan and Abrams will produce, with Callum Greene and Jason McGatlin as executive producer. Composer John Williams, who has marked every chapter of the Star Wars saga since 1977, will return to a galaxy far away from Rise of Skywalker.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is slated for release on December 20th.