Earlier this year San Diego Comic-Con's panel for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, two Asian American Star Wars fans stepped up to the microphone in Hall H to ask J.J. Abrams if there would be Asians in any of the upcoming Star Wars movies. To which the director replied, yes, "there are Asians in this film.".
Dec 07, 2017 · With The Last Jedi almost upon us, it’s time to finally get ready to celebrate an exciting new addition to the Star Wars Universe!. NO I’M NOT TALKING ABOUT PORGS IT’S NEVER ABOUT PORGS. GO AWAY PORGS PLEASE AND THANK YOU. I’m talking about Asians! Specifically, Kelly Marie Tran’s new character, Rose.
Yet one glaring absence remained among all these Asian influences: actual Asians. From A New Hope in 1977 to Revenge of the Sith in 2005, Star Wars persisted in populating its galaxy far, far away.
Mar 14, 2017 · In the original film you find a lot of diversity among Jabba’s slaves: Dalyn Chew is of Asian descent and played the bluish slave, Nigeria born Femi Taylor plays the green slave. Asian human men also show up in the background of Jabba’s palace, so.