From hipster Brooklyn to a galaxy far far away, “Girls” star, Adam Driver proves that all is possible! Adam is in final negotiations to star in J.J. Abrams’ “Star Wars: Episode VII”. LucasFilm has yet to confirm the casting news, but it is rumored he will play the film franchises latest villain. Few plot details are available but it is expected that Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher will all return.
Driver has received critical acclaim for his role on the HBO smash as well as in indies most noteworthy, “Inside Llewyn Davis”. This will be his first major mainstream film and will come include sequels if not trilogies.
Disney owns LucasFilm is already planning theme park attractions, TV shows, and merchandising. Adam Driver, welcome to the big leagues!
Stay tuned for more casting updates for “Star Wars: Episode VII” and get inspired by his casting story!