The Star Wars franchise is known for its secrets, but it’s impressive how much mystery still surrounds Benicio Del Toro’s character in Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Fans have been speculating for months as to who Del Toro’s DJ could be and thanks to Empire Magazine; we finally have a few answers.
Empire just released an awesome new look at Benicio Del Toro’s DJ in the form of an official image from the movie. The magazine also revealed an exciting interview with Del Toro, which confirms DJ’s place in the Star Wars Saga.
Check out the image below:
“This character could come straight out of a Bob Dylan or Tom Waites song, or even a Dostoyevsky novel,” Del Toro tells Empire. “He’s like something out of Dickens; there have been characters like him in all kinds of literature.”
“He’s like a knife: if you grab him by the blade, he’ll cut you. If you grab him by the handle, he can be very, very useful.”
Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi is directed by Rian Johnson and stars Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Mark Hamill, John Boyega, Carrie Fisher, Oscar Isaac, Gwendoline Christie, Kelly Marie Tran, Andy Serkis, Laura Dern, and Domhnall Gleeson.
The film lands in theatres on December 15, 2017!