Nifty ain’t it? Also how has no one made a Cameron Crowe joke with Poe Dameron yet?
On December 11, Lucasfilm revealed the names of the new characters to debut in Star Wars: The Force Awakens that were glimpsed in the teaser dropped Thanksgiving weekend. In an exclusive reveal to Entertainment Weekly, Lucasfilm unveiled the names of the characters played by John Boyega, Daisy Ridley and Oscar Ridley as well as the Sith and droid characters that appeared in the teaser.
The names were revealed in the style of old-school Topps trading cards, viewable in a slideshow on EW‘s website. Ridley’s landspeeder pilot — widely rumored to be the daughter of Han Solo & Princess Leia — is named Rey. Boyega’s character, who sports Stormtrooper armor, is named Finn; Issac’s X-Wing pilot is named Poe Dameron. The Sith, whose actor is still unrevealed, is named Kylo Ren; the new droid’s name is BB-8.
Directed by J.J. Abrams, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is scheduled for release on…
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