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Diego Luna Lands Lead Role in 'Star Wars: Rogue One'

Diego Luna Lands Lead Role in 'Star Wars: Rogue One'

Diego Luna has just landed the male leading role in Star Wars: Rogue One!

The 35-year-old actor will join Felicity Jones, Riz Ahmed, and Ben Mendelsohn in the highly anticipated film.

Variety reports that the film is about the “heist of the Death Star plans by a group of rebel fighters.” Felicity is set to star as a rebel soldier, and sources say that both Diego and Riz will play rebel fighters as well.

The film will take place between Episode III and Episode IV. Look out for the movie, which is set to hit theaters on December 16, 2016.

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