All of the nerds on all of the Internet are a-buzz with speculation now that the official cast of Star Wars Episode VII has been released. There are the obvious choices—the Fords and the Hamills and the Fishers—but there’s an interesting variety of newcomers. One of which is the ever-mysterious Daisy Ridley, an actress with no evident past.
That is, of course, except for a clip from UNIT9. Check it out after the jump.
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I was on the street by nine forty five, which was a surprise. I walked towards Grand Central station not knowing exactly where it was. I arrived at to what I assumed it was, an ice rink out side filled with … Continue reading →