Watch The First Rogue One: A Star Wars Story TV Spot


It’s finally here, the first TV spot for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story…

It’s finally here, the very first television spot for Rogue One. And, while we’ve seen most of — if not all of — the footage before, it does focus on the heroine of the film, Jyn Erso, played by Felicity Jones. Check it out:

Taking place just shortly before the events of Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, Rogue One follows  a group of Rebel fighters, as they come together to carry out a desperate mission to steal the plans for the Empire’s super-weapon, the Death Star. And, they’re trying to carry-out their mission before the Death Star can be used to display the Empire’s might, and enforce the Emperor’s rule.

The cast of Rogue One is as follows:

  • Felicity Jones as Jyn Erso:

Putting behind a checkered past by lending her skills to a greater cause, Jyn is impetuous, defiant, and eager to bring the battle to the Empire.

  • Diego Luna as Ct. Cassian Andor:
An accomplished Rebel Alliance Intelligence Officer, with combat field experience.
  • Riz Ahmed as Bodhi Rook:

A former Imperial pilot, Bodhi has strong piloting and technical skills to use as the pilot of the Rebel squad.

via Entertainment Weekly

  • Ben Mendelsohn as Dir. Orson Krennic:

An Imperial Military Director of security for the Death Star, and Advanced Weapons Research for the Imperial military, Orson Krennic is obsessed with the completion of the long-delayed Death Star project.

  • Donnie Yen as Chirrut Imwe:

A deeply spiritual warrior, Chirrut believes all living things are connected through the Force. He follows the teachings of the Jedi, although lacking Force abilities.

  • Jiang Wen as Baze Malbus:

A freelance assassin who, with the harsh reality of his Imperial-occupied home world, has hardened into a pragmatic soldier and a crack shot with his heavy repeater cannon.

  • Forest Whitaker as Saw Gerrera, a veteran of the Clone Wars.
  • Mads Mikkelsen as Galen Erso, Jyn’s father.
  • Alan Tudyk as K-2SO, a Rebel-owned Imperial enforcer droid.
  • Jonathan Aris as Senator Jebel.
  • Genevieve O’Reilly, reprising her role as Mon Mothma from Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith.
  • James Earl Jones, reprising his role as the voice of Darth Vader for Rogue One.

H/T – Rogue One Wiki

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