Kylo Ren was a male individual who lived approximately thirty years after the Battle of Endor. He wore a black hood and cloak, a dark mask, and wielded a lightsaber of a special design. The lightsaber projected a main red blade, with a red cross guard projected out of its sides.
Behind the scenes
Kylo Ren was first revealed in the first teaser trailer for Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens on November 28, 2014. Ren's name was revealed by Entertainment Weekly in an exclusive trading card. He also appeared in the second teaser trailer, and will appear on all The Force Awakens merchandise. On May 4, 2015, it was confirmed by video footage released by Vanity Fair that Kylo Ren is portrayed by Adam Driver.
Notes and references
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 Breznican, Anthony (December 11, 2014). 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' character names revealed (in coolest way possible) -- exclusive. Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved on December 11, 2014.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Annie Leibovitz (2015-05-04). Adam Driver and Lupita Nyong'o's Characters Revealed in Exclusive Star Wars: The Force Awakens Photos. VanityFair.com. Retrieved on May 4, 2015. "See all of Annie Leibovitz's photographs from the set of the year’s most anticipated film."