Oscar Isaac Excited For Star Wars: Episode VII Posted by Joseph Lee on 05.12.2014
He couldn't be more excited...
In an interview with The Sunday Times (via NME), Oscar Isaac said that he was excited to join the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII. The cast also features John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker. The film arrives on December 18, 2015. Here are highlights:
On being excited for his role: "I could not be more excited to be a part of the Star Wars saga. It still seems hard to believe. Star Wars is a huge part of my family. Collecting toys, throwing themed parties. We had a big one for Return of the Jedi. I came as a gonk droid."
On JJ Abrams: "There are some big movies that are quite good. And interesting, and have interesting stories. I think one person in particular is JJ, JJ Abrams. He makes really good stories. He puts a lot of heart into them. They don't feel like they're just exploitative."
On the secrecy of the film: "I think there are a lot of different films you can be surprised by, and that have the element of the unknown and I think it is very important. It's very important. That's why I do understand some secrecy with certain films, not wanting to let it out."