The new Star Wars movie starring Daisy Ridley will reportedly be called Star Wars: A New Beginning. The news comes by way of Star Wars News Net, which states that Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy had originally expected to have a script draft ready by the end of May 2023. However, the Hollywood strikes and subsequent delays pushed it further into the future.
Daisey Ridley’s Upcoming Movie Is Believed To Be Titled Star Wars: A New Beginning
Amidst this uncertainty, a Reddit post claimed to have unveiled the movie’s official title, which took many by surprise since the script was still a work in progress. However, what’s intriguing is that Lucasfilm has not definitively dismissed it and is said to be compiling a shortlist of potential titles for the film, and “A New Beginning” remains under consideration.
The Film Was Last Rumored To Be Called Star Wars: New Jedi Order
This stands in contrast to their swift debunking of a previous rumor that suggested the movie would be titled Star Wars: New Jedi Order. The Daisy Ridley-led movie will be directed by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, known for her work on the critically acclaimed superhero series Ms. Marvel. The script is in the capable hands of Steven Knight, the creative force behind the hit series Peaky Blinders.
The Daisy Ridley Star Wars Film Is Rumored To Be About Rey Rebuilding The Jedi Order
The new Star Wars film is rumored to center on Rey’s (Daisy Ridley) efforts to rebuild the Jedi Order, with the potential return of other familiar characters. With a new script deadline set for mid-to-late November, it’s plausible that the official title will be confirmed soon.
In the midst of all the speculation, Star Wars fans have much to look forward to, with Daisy Ridley’s return and the creative freedom granted to new Star Wars projects by Kathleen Kennedy. However, it’s important to note that filming may not commence until late 2024 or even later, so fans should prepare for a long wait.
Rey Was Introduced In The Star Wars Universe In The Force Awakens
Daisy Ridley made her Star Wars debut in 2015’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Ridley took on the role of Rey, a young, resourceful scavenger living on the desert planet of Jakku. Her character’s journey quickly becomes intertwined with the legacy of the Jedi, the Force, and the ongoing struggle between the Resistance and the First Order.
Daisy Ridley’s Rey is a central figure in the sequel trilogy, which aimed to continue the epic narrative of the original Star Wars films. Her character’s strength, resilience, and her natural connection to the Force made her a pivotal figure in the new era of the Star Wars universe.
Daisy Ridley reprised her role as Rey in the subsequent two films of the sequel trilogy, Star Wars: The Last Jedi in 2017 and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker in 2019. These films further explored Rey’s character, her growing mastery of the Force, and her role in the battle against the oppressive First Order.
Daisy Ridley’s Career Away From Star Wars
Daisy Ridley’s portrayal of Rey also launched her into the global spotlight as a talented and charismatic actress. She will next be seen in The Marsh King’s Daughter, a psychological thriller from director Neil Burger. Written by Elle Smith and Mark L. Smith, the movie is based on the 2017 novel of the same name by Karen Dionne. The movie is set for release on November 3, 2023.