Star Wars Rogue One K-2SO Droid Detailed, Compared by Actor to a Old Person
During the Rogue One panel today at Star Wars Celebration, actor Alan Tudyk shared newer and more effective details around the Star Wars franchise's newest droid, K-2SO.A CG character, K-2SO can be a towering, reprogrammed droid who speaks his mind. Tudyk joked, "I'm 7'1" and I'm black, and that is really my inner person."Captain Cassian Andor (Diego Luna) reprogrammed K-2SO, and within the process of wiping his data, the droid came out having a different temperament."When he reprogrammed SWTOR Credits him, he isn't quite all there," Tudyk said. "He speaks his mind and says things that may be unsettling; [he's] just very honest. If you know any people, it's this way; according to him whatever he thinks."In a clip shown in the panel, main character Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones) hands K-2SO a bag, presumably asking him to cart it. However, he drops it for the ground immediately. "That's K2," Tudyk said. If someone asks him to "go find the bags," he isn't necessarily likely to do it."No, I'd rather not," Tudyk said K-2SO might say. "That's not my thing."Right before K-2SO dropped the bagTudyk also shared a narrative of when he met C-3PO actor Anthony Daniels. He asked Tudyk regarding the K-2SO character, "Do you wear Buy SWTOR Credits a suit or are you currently CGI?" Tudyk informed Daniels that his character can be so computer-generated. Daniels responded: "You sh**."According to director Gareth Edwards, K-2SO is "the antithesis of C-3PO." Rogue One, the very first-ever Star Wars spinoff movie, involves theaters on December 16. New footage on the film was shown today over the panel, while Lucasfilm also released a poster.For on Star Wars Celebration, take a look at this roundup with all the different major events.