When speaking with Vanity Fair, Johnson tried to steer fans away from drawing a "one-to-one correlation" of training we have seen in previously films and refrain from applying that to The Last Jedi.
"There’s a training element to it,” Johnson said, “but it’s not exactly what you would expect."
Considering how tight-lipped the Lucasfilm team is about revealing too much information about the film that's more than six months away, that's not a very descriptive answer from Johnson, but it's about the best we're going to get.
Previous interviews and discussions of the relationship between Rey and Luke have involved the discussion of why it's not always good to meet your
Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens December 15.
[H/T Vanity Fair]
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi is the second film in the new Star Wars sequel trilogy that began with Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015. The film will deal with Luke training Rey to become a, and possibly the last, Jedi. Meanwhile, the Resistance, including Poe Dameron and First Order defector Finn, continues to fight against the First Order, led by General Hux, while Supreme Leader Snoke and his Dark Side follower Kylo Ren continue their mysterious plot.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi is written and directed by Rian Johnson and stars Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita