Ben Mendelsohn will be after a squad of Rebel fighters intent on stealing plans to the Death Star in ‘Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One’.
Word is that Ben Mendelsohn
is circling a lead role alongside Felicity Jones in Rogue One
, theStar Wars
spinoff to be directed by Gareth Edwards. If Mendelsohn isn’t on your radar, he ought to be. The Aussie actor has been memorable in films that includeExodus: Gods And Kings, Killing Them Softly
and The Dark Knight Rises
. But he is overwhelmingly good in the stellar cast of the new Netflix series Bloodline
, with a performance that has to put him smack in the middle of the Emmy discussion. As usual, Disney doesn’t comment on Star Wars