‘Star Wars: Episode IX’: Richard E. Grant Claims the “Room Went Upside Down” When He Learned His Role.
According to comic-book Richard E. Grant has yet to reveal what character he’ll be playing in Star Wars: Episode IX.
However, he recently teased that, upon learning the character’s identity from Director J.J Abrams, his whole world changed.
Richard E. Grant Said,
“[I was] surrounded by all this Star Wars memorablia …And eithin
about two seconds,[Abrams], ‘Are you gonna do it or not?’ And I said, ‘DO what?’ Then he described the part, and i think he told me what my name was, at which point the room went upside down.