Warning ! Potential spoilers ahead.
“THE RESISTANCE ADMIRAL
Laura Dern’s character may be called Admiral Holdo in Star Wars: The Last Jedi. That is the name being used by people around the production to talk about her. The strangest part is she doesn’t look anything like an admiral in the classic sense. Admiral Holdo wears a long mauve regal gown with a short cape that hangs down in back with a concealed laser pistol. She has metallic braces around her wrists. Her pink hair is curled with a flapper vibe to it but it’s not incredibly short or anything. She’s kind of the antithesis of Leia’s new general look of a brown dress with her old A New Hope blaster pistol. Admiral Holdo looks very much like a design from the prequel era of Star Wars.
FLEET LEADER DAMERON
Admiral Holdo appears to be Poe Dameron’s nemesis in the film as he guides the remnants of the Resistance Fleet through the galaxy as they outrun The First Order fleet. Poe is primarly leading this fleet. But there is a moment where we will see that his black X-wing has been upgraded with some new engines making the ship even faster, so don’t worry if you want to see “one helluva pilot” doing his thing in The Last Jedi. […]”
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