Top Stories

Lupita Nyong'o & Gwendoline Christie Join 'Star Wars: Episode VII'!

Lupita Nyong'o & Gwendoline Christie Join 'Star Wars: Episode VII'!

After tons of rumors that she was up for a role in Star Wars: Episode VII, it has been confirmed that Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o has joined the cast of the highly anticipated film!

Also joining the cast is Gwendoline Christie, who is best known for her work as Brienne of Tarth on the hit series Game of Thrones. She will be seen next year in the film The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2.

“I could not be more excited about Lupita and Gwendoline joining the cast of Episode VII,” says Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy. “It’s thrilling to see this extraordinarily talented ensemble taking shape.”

WHAT DO YOU THINK of Lupita Nyong’o and Gwendoline Christie joining the Star Wars cast?

Like Just Jared on Facebook

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Find out what Jessa Duggar is craving during pregnancy - US Weekly
  • So...Justin Bieber really doesn't like Manny Pacquaio - TMZ
  • What happened on Keeping Up with the Kardashians? - Gossip Cop
  • Have you heard Britney Spears' new song yet??? - Just Jared Jr
  • Patrick Dempsey just unloaded his mansion - Radar
  • This Star Trek actress has passed away - Huffington Post
  • Did Amy Adams get married? - Lainey Gossip
  • Here are the flaws of Marvel's cinematic universe - The Hollywood Reporter
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here