For some Star Wars fans, the most exciting aspect of The Force Awakens was seeing old characters up on
"I didn't think I was good in the first film, and I was struggling with that," the actress shared about how the first film compared to The Last Jedi. "It's not this big adventure that I'm on with John [Boyega]. I was thinking I did the first one because I didn't really know what I was getting myself into and I was having loads of fun, and suddenly I'm realizing what this actually is, and I can't f**king do this. I'm highly dramatic – so it's all, 'Oh my God'…finally, I was like, 'Oh yeah, this is working.'"
As seen in the trailers for The Last Jedi, Rey will spend much of her time with Luke an Ahch-To instead of aiding the Resistance alongside Finn and Poe. Some of the moments fans are most looking forward to are the potential confrontations between Rey and
"What you should pay attention to is that The Last Jedi is putting out the message that things might not always be so clearly black-and-white," Ridley told Yahoo! Japan about the characters' relationship. "The dividing line between good and evil is becoming more and more ambiguous, and you could say that the relationship between Rey and
A prominent theme in the upcoming film is that of the ambiguity of morals, epitomized by Luke Skywalker claiming that the Jedi "must end." If his devotions could waver, this would mean virtually anything was possible.
We'll see how Ridley's performance compares to her debut when The Last Jedi hits theaters on December 15.