The new issue of Vanity Fair revealed that Keri Russell will play the new character Zorri Bliss in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Russell was tight-lipped on the details of Bliss, only to say “I do have the coolest costume. I will say that.” We also know that her character is found in the Thieves Quarter on the snow-dusted world Kijimi.
Vanity Fair [via CBR] goes on to say that “After the events of The Last Jedi, bounty hunters, thieves and other mischief-seekers were given the perfect opportunity to resume operations. If the First Order and the New Republic are at war, who’s stopping the criminal underbelly of the galaxy far, far away?”
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The criminal side of the galaxy has always added some flavor to the Star Wars movies (they’re sorely lacking from the prequels). We got some hints of that in The Force Awakens with Maz’ cantina and more of it in The Last Jedi with the war profiteers,...