Followers are nonetheless buzzing about LucasFilm’s announcement that Star Wars eight is titled Star Wars: The Final Jedi. As all of us proceed to attend for the primary trailer, the title has actually despatched followers right into a speculative frenzy over who The Final Jedi could also be. At the moment, we’ve got a video from one such fan, actor Josh Gad. In contrast to most followers, this Frozen star really has entry to Star Wars: The Final Jedi‘s main girl, Daisy Ridley, since they’re each presently capturing the remake Homicide on the Orient Specific. This morning, the actor posted a video on social media that exhibits him inviting Daisy Ridley into his trailer, for what he claimed to be a rehearsal, though it actually solely is to grill her about what The Final Jedi title means.
The video was posted to Instagram within the wee hours of the morning, which exhibits Daisy Ridley coming into Josh Gad’s trailer clad solely in a gown and a wrap to cowl up her costume and coiffure for Homicide on the Orient Specific. Josh Gad thanks her for coming over, claiming he has a query for this scene on the practice they’re filming, earlier than straight up asking Daisy Ridley, “Who’re The Final Jedi?” The actress makes it clear straight away that “we’re not doing this,” however her co-star hilariously persists, and he really brings up a couple of good factors.
Shortly after his preliminary question, Josh Gad asks if The Final Jedi is definitely plural, which means that the title could possibly be referring to each Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) and herself. It has been confirmed that Star Wars: The Final Jedi will happen instantly after the occasions of Star Wars: The Pressure Awakens, the place Rey discovered Luke on the hidden planet of Ahch-To. There have been persistent rumors that this sequel will middle on Rey’s Jedi coaching with Luke Skywalker, which is interrupted when Kylo Ren captures Finn (John Boyega) and Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac). Rey reportedly leaves her coaching early to avoid wasting them, very like how Luke left his coaching early to avoid wasting his associates in The Empire Strikes Again.
At one level through the transient video, Daisy Ridley teases that she will be able to’t ask Josh Gad about Frozen 2, which leads the actor to try to commerce info, “revealing” the previously-confirmed info that his character Olaf will return for Frozen 2. He then goes on so as to add that the title sounds “ominous,” which is mainly the one factor that Daisy Ridley does affirm, including, “It does sound ominous.” He goes on to ask if “one thing occurs to you and Mark,” or if it is “simply Mark” earlier than asking his ultimate query, “Are you a Jedi?” Given how “force-sensitive” Rey was in Star Wars: The Pressure Awakens, some imagine that she could also be The Final Jedi, and if the Jedi within the title is just not in actual fact a plural, then we could also be seeing the final of Mark Hamill‘s Luke Skywalker.
Yesterday, director Rian Johnson shared a photograph from the edit bay, which exhibits The Final Jedi title being put into the film’s opening crawl. The title was really seen within the opening crawl of Star Wars: The Pressure Awakens, referring to Luke Skywalker as “The Final Jedi,” and there’s additionally a line from Supreme Chief Snoke (Andy Serkis) within the film the place he calls Luke Skywalker “The Final Jedi.” As of now, Luke Skywalker technically is The Final Jedi, but when he completes his coaching with Rey, that is probably not the case. Whereas we watch for extra on Star Wars: The Final Jedi, check out this transient but humorous video beneath with Josh Gad grilling Daisy Ridley about Star Wars: The Final Jedi, in theaters December 15.