Top Stories

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.

Just Jared on Facebook
Photos: Wenn
Posted to: Diego Luna, Star Wars

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Kim Zolciak's co-stars are glad she isn't returning to Real Housewives of Atlanta - TMZ
  • Gigi Hadid celebrates a Queer Eye star's birthday - Just Jared Jr
  • A reptile peed on Stephen Colbert's desk - TooFab
  • Season 4 of Jane the Virgin ended with a huge twist - The Hollywood Reporter
  • Find out which Riverdale star hit the stage at Coachella - Just Jared Jr