Yellowjackets Fans Are Freaking Out Over the Newest Book of Boba Fett Episode
The third episode of The Book of Boba Fett, "Chapter 3: The Streets of Mos Espa," featured a lot of fun cameos. Not only was character actor Stephen Root in the episode as Lortha Peel, but Machete star Danny Trejo also showed up as the Rancor Keeper. If you paid close attention, you may have also spotted Amy Sedaris' The Mandalorian character, Pelli Motto. In addition to the veteran stars, one fresh face to appear in the new episode was Sophie Thatcher, who recently rose to fame playing the younger version of Juliette Lewis' Natalie on Yellowjackets.
If you spend any amount of time on the Internet, you've likely seen the recent surge in love for the new Showtime series, which premiered in November. Yellowjackets has already been renewed for a second season, and it's been revealed that the showrunners have a plan in place for three more after that. As for Thatcher, the actor first appeared in a trailer for The Book of Boba Fett in December, and Yellowjackets fans have been eager to see her Star Wars debut. In the new episode, she's revealed to be Drash, the badass member of a street gang who teams up with Boba Fett.
In honor of Thatcher's Book of Boba Fett debut, many fans have taken to Twitter to celebrate. You can check out some of the tweets below...
She Is The Moment
2022 is the Year of Sophie Thatcher pic.twitter.com/e2IeDvbGDV— Alyssa Vidales (@instalyssa) January 12, 2022
All Of Us
Me seeing @yellowjackets96’s Sophie Thatcher on this week’s @bobafett pic.twitter.com/pwaRWL8yVn— Jordan Ross Schindler (@jordanrosstv) January 12, 2022
Welcome To The Galaxy
#Yellowjackets For those waiting, here is Sophie Bathsheba Thatcher as Drash, street gang member equipped with droid enhancements and newest member of Boba Fett’s syndicate #TheBookOfBobaFett pic.twitter.com/t2CttpxeXp— Brendon Smith🏳️🌈 (@bigdogXVI) January 12, 2022
You Love To See It
Shout out to Sophie Thatcher for killing it in Yellowjackets and Book of Boba Fett! pic.twitter.com/AzVwGOHRKe— Sean Solo (@Seaneetziwah_) January 12, 2022
Sophie Thatcher is an incredible actress 🔥🔥🔥 She blows me away every week with her performance as Natalie on Yellowjackets and I was so excited to see her on this week's The Book of Boba Fett https://t.co/NCEXYBdT8a— We Don't Talk About Bree(No) ❤💛 (@Daily_Bree_) January 12, 2022
I was more excited to see Natalie from Yellowjackets on boba fett than the other cameos.— Pugmane 🐛🐾🥫 (@pugmane) January 12, 2022
Too Cool For School
There’s cool… and then there’s “Sophie Thatcher playing a cyborg street thug in a Star Wars series” cool. #BookofBobaFett pic.twitter.com/cboie7eJUn— BO’Rear Fett 🤖 (@TheMichaelORear) January 12, 2022
My review of #TheBookOfBobaFett Episode 3 is: We do not deserve Sophie Thatcher.— Jenna Anderson (@heyitsjennalynn) January 12, 2022
ma’am. I worship the ground you walk on. #BookofBobaFett #sophiethatcher pic.twitter.com/TWRc56bo2E— matt (@beeerooney) January 12, 2022
They're All Thriving
Between The Book of Boba Fett and Scream, it’s a big week for Yellowjackets stars as we head into the Yellowjackets season finale this weekend. Also, you should watch Yellowjackets if you haven’t. pic.twitter.com/91wWTISom3— Eric Goldman (@TheEricGoldman) January 12, 2022
In Conclusion, Watch Yellowjackets
You like the cool biker chick in #BookofBobaFett?
Well do I have a show for you. #Yellowjackets pic.twitter.com/TYfZPSvYlZ— Zak Brown (@yrokaz_nworb) January 12, 2022