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Lupita Nyong’o’s Star Wars Character Revealed

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Don’t expect Lupita Nyong’o grace the screen with her regal flawlessness in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Entertainment Weekly reports that she’ll simply be supplying the voice for a character named Maz Kanata, which will be CGI.

Not much is known about the character’s story–or which side she’ll be on, but it is being reported that Maz is a pirate.

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