“Star Wars” actress Daisy Ridley sparked some debate among fans when she revealed in a recent interview that the parenting of her character, Rey, was a mystery to her until filming began. .
For those unfamiliar, Rey led the trilogy that began with “The Force Awakens” in 2015 and ended with “The Rise of Skywalker” in 2019. Throughout the trilogy, the identity of his character’s parents remained a big mystery. . The third film, however, finally revealed that [SPOILER ALERT] Rey is the grandson of Emperor Palpatine, which many fans are confused about.
Speaking at a recent release on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”; with guest host Josh Gad, Ridley explained that director JJ Abrams, who directed the first film in the trilogy before handing the director’s chair to Rain Johnson for the fan -maligned “Last Jedi,” still playing with alternate ideas for mystery up to half getting the final stage.
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“In the beginning, there was a toy, like, a connection to Obi-Wan and then it really went … There were, like, different versions and then it really went like that, he didn’t have anyone,” explanation of the actress.
“Then it came to ‘Episode 9’ and JJ made me the movie and it was like ‘Oh yeah, Palpatine’s grandson.’ And I was like ‘Oh wonderful.’ And then, two weeks later, he was like, ‘We’re not sure.’ So it is constantly changing, “he explained.
The actress concluded: “Even though I’m filming, I’m not sure what the answer will be.”
Many fans who caught the interview quickly blamed Abrams for their dissatisfaction with how the “Skywalker Saga” ended.
“Daisy ridley sparking up this rey kenobi thing that only once makes me wonder why JJ bothered to come back to do episode 9 if he knew he wasn’t good at the endings. Disney should have held his family in guns or what, “a Twitter user wrote about the revelation.
“There is no hatred for daisy Ridley but this interview clearly shows how incompetent JJ is in telling a related story,” said another user.
“daisy ridley was just happy to say that” yeah jr abrams didn’t even decide on the plot of his franchise ender until the filming took place “was present along with” game of thrones writers who admitted they had no writer’s room “in the Ok Yeah That Tracks department,” others wrote.
Meanwhile, others felt that it had abandoned Rain Johnson.
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“People keep saying that the Sequel Trilogy fell apart because of the conflicting visions of JJ Abrams and Rian Johnson, but here’s the truth: Rian Johnson had a vision of the substance, while JJ did not. And the ending in the story is the person with the empty roadmap, “wrote one user.
“Daisy Ridley? Exposing JJ for an unorganized fool? We love to see it,” someone wrote.
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“It’s about approaching this thing in an emotional and meaningful way and also satisfying in terms of really answering [as many] questions as much as possible, “Abrams told Entertainment Weekly about the end before the premiere of the last film.” So if years from now, someone is watching these movies, all nine of them, they’re watching a as cohesive as possible. “