It is an thrilling time to be a Star Wars fan. As a result of in only a week’s time, Rian Johnson’s Star Wars: The Final Jedi will lastly arrive in theaters. The extremely anticipated sequel will proceed the principle narrative of the franchise after The Pressure Awakens, permitting the trio of recent protagonists to be fleshed out. One in every of these is John Boyega’s Finn, who turned a sudden member of The Resistance after one mission as a Stormtrooper. The primary movie within the trilogy noticed Finn function Luke’s lightsaber on two events, main many to marvel if he may be a budding Jedi. And whereas it is clear that Rey is the Pressure delicate one round right here, Boyega revealed he needs there might be two.
Would I wish to be a Jedi? I feel it could be extra attention-grabbing if that they had a couple of individual be a Jedi — however I feel that that’s the one of many unstated legal guidelines of Star Wars. They solely have one who has to go away and prepare. […] I hope it takes an attention-grabbing flip; not when it comes to being a Jedi, however there are masses extra stronger characters within the Star Wars universe that may go up in opposition to Jedi they usually do not essentially must be a Jedi. […] I want to discover that extra; the entire Boba Fett vibe. I want to discover that for Finn, however who is aware of?
If Finn is not going to be a Jedi, John Boyega no less than needs to have the ability to maintain his personal in opposition to the likes of Kylo Ren. The underside line is the actor needs to be a Star Wars badass, which is nearly each child’s dream.
John Boyega’s feedback to Digital Spy appear to verify that Finn is unquestionably not the Pressure delicate person who The Pressure Awakens alluded to. Finn was featured on the posters and trailers holding Luke’s lightsaber, main many to imagine he’d be the brand new apprentice. Plus, he was in a position to briefly maintain his personal in a lightsaber duel with Kylo Ren, who is much extra skilled with the traditional weapon. All this appears to level out that each he and Rey might be potential Jedi, though it appears like Daisy Ridley’s character is the one one shifting ahead.
It must be attention-grabbing to see how Finn continues to develop in The Final Jedi. After recovering from his accidents, he’ll wake to search out that Rey is nowhere to be discovered. He is additionally apparently in a little bit of an existential disaster, uncertain if he actually belongs in The Resistance. He is additionally set to share fairly a little bit of display time with newcomer Rose Tico (Kelly Marie Tran), however hopefully his reunion with Rey will not take too lengthy.