Benicio Del Toro Not Sure If He’s A Villain In ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’

Benicio Del Toro was out promoting Sicario on Entertainment Tonight and the he talked about being cast in Star Wars: Episode VIII and the role of his character.

Originally the rumors on the internet where that Del Toro would be a villain in the film, but in the interview he puts a slight twist in the rumors.

“I don’t know if he’s a villain. People are saying that, but it’s like they read a different script than I read,” said Del Toro.

The actor might be looking to misdirect fans with his next comment.

“It’s nice to keep people in the dark, a little bit of mystery is good,”

Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits theaters on December 18, a year later Rogue One comes out on December 16, 2016 and then Episode VIII will hit theaters on May 26, 2017.

Matthew Sardo
Matthew Sardo
As the founder of Monkeys Fighting Robots, I'm currently training for my next job as an astronaut cowboy. Reformed hockey goon, comic book store owner, video store clerk, an extra in 'Transformers: Dark of the Moon,' 'Welcome Back Freshman,' and for one special day, I was a Ghostbuster.