Home Contact Forums Movies
Games Fandom
Home Contact About Forums Movies Television Literature Games Fandom Podcast
THEFORCE.NET THEFORCE.NET

Episode VII Casting Rumor: Gender Swap?

Posted by Erik on July 22, 2014 at 02:40 PM CST

*WARNING: This post may contain spoilers.*

According to a report from Badass Digest, Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones) may be playing an Episode VII role originally scripted for a male.

According to my sources Gwendoline Christie is playing John Boyega's commanding officer in Star Wars Episode VII, and she's mad that he deserted. She's looking for him. She's an antagonist.

The article goes on to speculate this was the "gender swapped" role earlier sources had reported, a role for which Benedict Cumberbatch (Star Trek Into Darkness) may have been approached.

This rumor coincides with earlier rumors about a possible plot summary and potential information about John Boyega's character (both links contain potential spoilers!).

Related Stories:

Episode VII Spoiler Alert: Is This The Basic Plot Of The Movie?

Entertainment Earth

Follow Us!

Star Wars Celebration 2019 Chicago

The ForceCast

The ForceCast is our popular Star Wars podcast that features news, commentary, interviews, and discussion about the Star Wars saga! Listen Now!

The 2018 Box Office Blood Ocean


What was the last movie you saw? (Ver. 2)
10th anniversary of TCW
The US Politics discussion

Rebelscum.com

Rebelscum.com provides the latest in collecting news. The site features up-to-the-minute news and images, coverage of Star Wars conventions, several product databases, countless reference galleries and archives, and more.Visit Now!

Birthdays
Upcoming Birthdays & Anniversaries in next 10 Days

6/27 - J.J. Abrams
6/29 - Michael Carter
6/30 - Marton Csokas
7/1 - Dave Prowse
7/5 - William Hootkins

Entertainment Earth

Jedi Journals
Jedi Journals

Jedi Journals is the longest running Star Wars literature podcast in the galaxy. Listen Now!

Advertisment
Entertainment Earth

Entertainment Earth was started in a garage in 1995, and has since become the "go-to" source and experts for the latest and greatest action figures, bobble heads, toys, gifts, and collectibles! Visit Now!

The IndyCast
The Indy Cast

The IndyCast is the world's most popular Indiana Jones podcast! Ed Dolista and his team take a look at all the latest news, reviews and interviews! Listen Now!

2018 TFN, LLC.