[Movies] Adam Driver In Talks for Star Wars: Episode VII Lead Villain
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 02.26.2014
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Adam Driver is in final negotiations to play the lead villain role in Star Wars: Episode VII. Variety reports that the Girls star will play a role that is said to be similar to that of Darth Vader in the original trilogy.
The article notes that Michael Fassbender and Hugo Weaving were being considered for the part as well, but that J.J. Abrams considered Driver his top choice and it appears to be set. Driver has appeared on Lincoln and Frances Ha.
The film opens in theaters on December 18th, 2015.