From the “Hannibal” to “Star Wars”.
Mads Mikkelsen is ready for the new “Rogue One”.
Additionally plays Forest Whitaker in the movie.
Mads Mikkelsen is Denmark’s most famous actor and has played in “Murder THE COMMISSION”, the James Bond film “Casino Royale”, “The Pursuit” and most recently the acclaimed television series “Hannibal”.
Now the Dane landed a new star assignment.
Mads Mikkelsen is common for the new “Star Wars” film “Rogue One,” to be directed by Gareth Edwards (“Godzilla,” “Monsters”).
Lucasfilm announced the news during Disney’s D3 Fair .
“Rogue One,” which is the first independent film set in the “Star Wars” -universumet, unfolds before the original movie, “A New Hope” and will focus on a group of rebels who must steal the secret plans for the Death Star.
Forest Whitaker and Donnie Yen clear
Lucasfilm has also released the first image on the part of the acting ensemble, which also includes Forest Whitaker Ben Mendelsohn , Felicity Jones , Alan Tudyk , Diego Luna , Donnie Yen and Jiang Wen .
The recordings of “Rogue One” has just begun and the film will premiere in December next year.
During the fair, Disney also revealed that ” Star wars: episode 9 ‘will be directed by Colin Trevorrow , who recently directed the blockbuster “Jurassic World”. It is already clear that Rian Johnson directs “Episode 8″.
“Star Wars: The Force awakens” (episode 7) directed by JJ Abrams and will premiere this Christmas.
In addition to “Rogue one” should Lucasfilm make at least two films of which is independent of episodic films.