The Breakout Star of the Solo Trailer Also Created Our Favorite New Show

The Breakout Star of the Solo Trailer Also Created Our Favorite New Show

The new trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story featured plenty of Han, Chewie, and a commanding Emilia Clarke, but it also snuck in a first look at a spunky new female droid: L3-37, voiced by Fleabag creator and star Phoebe Waller-Bridge. L3 only appears in a handful of shots in the trailer, but she already makes an impression as a much more informal (and enthusiastic) droid than the likes of 3PO or Rogue One’s K-2, as well as being the sidekick of undisputed Solo MVP Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover).

The painfully funny (and sometimes just plain painful) Fleabag became a breakout hit for Amazon and the BBC in 2016, but 2018 promises to be an even bigger year for Waller-Bridge, between the the multihyphenate’s Solo outing and her critically-acclaimed new BBC America thriller Killing Eve, which debuted last night around the same time the Solo movie trailer was making waves online.

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The Breakout Star of the Solo Trailer Also Created Our Favorite New Show