Faces & names: ‘Star Wars’ casts Oscar winner Nyong’o, Christie
Hot off winning an Oscar for her breakout supporting performance in “12 Years a Slave,” Lupita Nyong’o has joined the cast of “Star Wars: Episode VII,” Disney and Lucasfilm announced Monday.
Additionally, Gwendoline Christie, who currently stars as Brienne of Tarth on HBO’s hit series “Game of Thrones,” also has been added to the ensemble in an unspecified capacity.
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