Star Wars: Rian Johnson Reveals Joseph Gordon-Levitt Role In Last Jedi

While promoting Star Wars: The Last Jedi in Tokyo, Japan, director Rian Johnson revealed that actor Joseph Gordan-Levitt will have a voice-over role in the film.

Johnson confirmed Gordon-Levitt’s role during a fan event, where he revealed a few minor details on the character and indicated that fans will be able to recognize the actor’s voice:

“My very good friend, the actor Joseph Gordan-Levitt, who was in a movie I made called Looper, he does a cameo as a voice of an alien in the film. So, it’s a very brief little thing, but it’s fun and if you watch the movie maybe you’ll be able to hear and pick out Joe’s voice in the movie.”

Gordon-Levitt has previously appeared in all three of Johnson’s feature films, including Brick and an uncredited cameo in The Brothers Bloom as a bar patron.

Will you be keeping your ears open for Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s voice? Share your thoughts below!

Written and directed by Rian Johnson, Star Wars: The Last Jedi stars Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Andy Serkis, Laura Dern, Kelly Marie Tran and Benicio del Toro.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi will be released in theaters on December 15, 2017.

Source: Oricon (via Star Wars News Net)

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