Kevin Smith is known for 2 issues: directing plenty of hilarious cult traditional films and being an unapologetic superfan of each superheroes and Star Wars. That obsession with a galaxy far distant scored him some voicework as a Stormtrooper in Episode XII: The Power Awakens, and apparently, it scored him a cameo in Episode IX: The Rise Of Skywalker too.
Don’t fear when you missed it. It wasn’t a kind of minor however vital supporting roles folks generally check with as cameos. This was a background scenario. He’s within the scene the place Poe is avoiding the Stormtroopers on Kijimi as a “bundled-up native”.
Apparently the wheels for this look began spinning following Kevin Smith’s coronary heart assault. Director JJ Abrams reached out to supply his well-wishes and put an inspirational carrot on the desk. If Smith’s well being improved sufficient, he may head over to Pinewood Studios and seem within the film. Mentioned well being did enhance, and Smith headed over to England for a number of days to hang around and shoot the scene.
That looks as if a reasonably rattling good option to incentivize somebody to get higher, and it’s all the time enjoyable to see administrators, even once they sometimes work in numerous genres, supporting one another. Actors are in a position to flip from project-to-project and make plenty of connections working with totally different actors every time. Administrators don’t have that luxurious.
In fact nobody can inform a narrative fairly like Kevin Smith. He in all probability got here out of the womb telling a narrative. So,…