Star Wars Rouge One adds Diego Luna to the cast

 

Some great news for the epic world of Star Wars. Today it was announced that Diego Luna (Elysium) has been added to the cast of Gareth Edwards'  Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One. This was reported by Variety.  Luna is joined by Ben Mendelsohn (Bloodline) who is said to be the mian villain in the film. The men join Felicity Jones, who has already been cast as the female lead. 

 

The plot of the film is as follows: “Rogue One” revolves around the heist of the Death Star plans by a group of rebel fighters. The film will take place between Episode III and Episode IV, but closer chronologically to “A New Hope.”
 

More on Rogue One as it comes in. 
 

Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One will hit the cinemas December 16th, 2016. The film is directed by Gareth Edwards and stars: Diego Luna,  Ben Mendelsohn, Riz Ahmed and Felicity Jones