A new promotional image for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker offers fans a first look at Dominic Monaghan’s character from the movie.
With Triple Force Friday merchandise hitting the shelves, the first image of Dominic Monaghan’s Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker character has officially been revealed to the public. His character has appeared in certain sourcebooks and bits of merchandise specifically tied to the next Star Wars movie, which will close out the “Skywalker Family Saga” and complete the stories of Rey, Finn, Poe and Kylo Ren.
Naturally, Dominic Monaghan was pleased to find out about this, and so he shared the image of his Star Wars character on his official Twitter page. You can check out Dominic Monaghan’s Twitter post below.
— Dominic Monaghan. (@DomsWildThings) October 5, 2019
Early details about Dominic Monaghan’s role suggest that his character will predominantly appear in the first act of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, and that he may or may not have a supporting role after that. Dominic Monaghan is best known for his role as Meriadoc “Merry” Brandybuck in Peter Jackson’s The Lord of the Rings trilogy, and previously worked with The Rise of Skywalker director J. J. Abrams on Lost.
Directed by J. J. Abrams, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker stars Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo, Billie Lourd, Naomi Ackie, Richard E. Grant, Keri Russell, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Ian McDiarmid, and Billy Dee Williams. Carrie Fisher will appear as General Leia Organa through the use of previously unreleased footage shot for Star Wars: The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker hits theaters on December 20, 2019. Stay tuned for the latest news on Dominic Monaghan and the future of the Star Wars franchise.
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Check Out Every Image From Joaquin Phoenix’s ‘Joker’ Movie Here
Warner Bros.' upcoming standalone Joker film starring Joaquin Phoenix is just over six weeks away from hitting theaters so we've rounded up all of the film's official images showing off the next Clown Prince of Crime.
Joker starring Joaquin Phoenix is set to be an origin story. The gritty and grounded crime film directed by Todd Phillips (The Hangover) is set in 1980s Gotham City follows Joaquin Phoenix as Arthur Fleck, a failed 1980s comedian that becomes The Joker after he bombs with audiences. The film will serve as DC's first outing beyond its the current cinematic universe since it was launched by Zack Snyder in 2013 with Man of Steel in order to create new and unique storylines as the studio expands DC canon.
So far, Warner Bros. has released official images from the film featuring Joaquin Phoenix along with Robert De Niro who plays talk show host Murray Franklin, as well as Zazie Beetz' Sophie Dumond, who appears to be a love interest of Joaquin Phoenix's Joker in the film. You can check out all of the officially released stills from Joker in the gallery below!
Directed by Todd Phillips from a script he co-wrote with Scott Silver, the film stars Joaquin Phoenix, Zazie Beetz, Bill Camp, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen, Glenn Fleshler, Douglas Hodge, Marc Maron, Josh Pais, and Shea Whigham.
“Joker” centers around the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone story not seen before on the big screen. Phillips’ exploration of Arthur Fleck (Phoenix), a man disregarded by society, is not only a gritty character study, but also a broader cautionary tale.
Joker will be released in theaters on October 4, 2019. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on Joaquin Phoenix, Joker, and the future of the DC slate as we learn it.