We're Loving This 'Star Wars' Actress's Reaction to Seeing Someone Dressed as Her Character from 'The Last Jedi' | 22 Words

We’re Loving This ‘Star Wars’ Actress’s Reaction to Seeing Someone Dressed as Her Character from ‘The Last Jedi’

By Nina Concepcion

There's absolutely no denying that newcomer Kelly Marie Tran is the breakout star of the new Star Wars film, The Last Jedi. She's having her moment, and has been documenting her first press tour on her Instagram for all the world to see. The vulnerability and transparency of her posts makes it feel as if we're all watching our best friend's dreams come true.

So when the actress broke down in tears during the Los Angeles premiere of the film, the world couldn't help but fall more in love. But it's more than just someone's dreams coming true: it's the fact that Tran is the first Asian-American female lead in a Star Wars film.

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