Actress Felicity Jones In Talks For 'Star Wars' Spinoff
Felicity Jones is reportedly in talks to play a lead role in a standalone "Star Wars" movie. The move is slated for release in December 2016.By Christine Slusser | February 4, 2015
Oscar-nominated actress Felicity Jones may have been asked to become one with the Force. (Video via Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation / "Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith")
The actress, best known for her role in "The Theory of Everything," is reportedly being cast for a standalone "Star Wars" movie, which so far has been flashily titled "Untitled Star Wars Project." Catchy, right?
We do know the man who created the Jedi mind trick, George Lucas, will be a writer and Gareth Edwards will be directing. He's known as the director for the latest "Godzilla" reboot.