Star Wars: Rey was initially associated to THIS main character – Daisy Ridley speaks out | Movies | Leisure
Talking with Josh Gad on Jimmy Kimmel dwell, Ridley admitted: “In the beginning, there was toying with an Obi-Wan connection.
“There have been completely different variations. Then it actually went to that she was no-one.
“After which it got here to Episode IX and JJ [Abrams] pitched me the movie and was like, ‘Oh yeah, Palpatine’s granddaddy.’
“I used to be like, ‘Superior.’ After which two weeks later he was like, ‘Oh, we’re unsure.’ So it saved altering.”