Gwendoline Christie Talks 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' & Playing Captain Phasma!!
By Matt O'Bryant
What's up guys and gals,
In just about three months the world is gonna descend upon movie theaters around the world to see the highly anticipated film Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Among many other badass reasons to see the film, one of the greatest things about Star Wars has always been its amazing, cool, and unique characters. Well it looks like The Force Awakens will have no shortage of that. With Kylo Ren and BB-8 already becoming household names. There is another badass character starring in the film that is getting a lot of buzz too, and that is Captain Phasma played by Game of Thrones star Gwendoline Christie. Recently the actress got to sit down and talk with Variety about her unique role as Captain Phasma, check it out below.
The Game of Thrones actress spoke with Variety recently to comment on bringing the already memorable character to life.
In Game of Thrones Gwendoline Christie plays Brienne of Tarth, a badass and loyal warrior, while there may be some similarities on the surface, Christie explains that Captain Phasma is a much different and unique character than all of her other roles before.
STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS hits theaters on December 18th, 2015.