Gwendoline Christie (born October 28, 1978) is an English actress and model who portrays First Order Captain Phasma in the 2015 film Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens. Her involvement was first announced on June 2, 2014. Christie later reprised the character in Star Wars: Episode VIII The Last Jedi, in 2017. She also voiced Phasma in the animated series Star Wars Resistance. Prior to Star Wars, Christie had gained recognition through her role as Brienne of Tarth in the HBO television series Game of Thrones and appeared in The Hunger Games film Mockingjay – Part 2.
Work in Star Wars[edit | edit source]
- Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens (Phasma)
- The Force Awakens Read-Along Storybook and CD (Phasma)
- LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Phasma)
- Star Wars Battlefront II (Phasma)
- Star Wars: Episode VIII The Last Jedi (Phasma)
- The Last Jedi Read-Along Storybook and CD (Phasma)
- Star Wars Resistance (Phasma)
Bibliography[edit | edit source]
- "Launch Pad"—Star Wars Insider 151
- "Bantha Tracks"—Star Wars Insider 160
- "Gwendoline Christie Is Captain Phasma"—Star Wars Insider 162
- "Launchpad"—Star Wars Insider 165
- Star Wars Bust Collection 2 (Behind the Cameras: Evolution of the Stormtroopers)
Notes and references[edit | edit source]
- Woerner, Meredith (December 4, 2015). The women of 'Star Wars' speak out about their new Empire. Los Angeles Times. Archived from the original on March 15, 2018. Retrieved on January 7, 2016.
- Ruby, Jennifer (December 17, 2015). Star Wars producer Kathleen Kennedy confirms that entire cast will return for eighth film. Evening Standard. Archived from the original on July 19, 2020. Retrieved on January 7, 2016.