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Mads Mikkelsen Reveals More About His ‘Rogue One’ Galen Erso Character


Mads Mikkelsen, continues to delight Star Wars fans with his informatve interviews. Today, the actor spoke about the quilt and emotional burden his Star Wars character carries in the upcoming ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story film. Read on for more!


A lot was unveiled in the recent trailer of “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” which included more of Mads Mikkelsen’s new ‘Rogue One’ character. Mikkelsen plays ‘Galen Erso’, a talented scientist who has the knowledge that the Galactic Empire needs in order to build Death Star I.


In an interview with IGN (via MakingStarWars), the veteran Danish actor was asked about Galen Erso’s moral weight of building the Death Star and the burden and guilt he carries with him.


“He’s not in a super nice position. So, I mean, leaving is a big word. I mean he didn’t really have a choice. But, I think he’s the most guilty man in the world and I think that’s been very hard to cope with. But, if there was a way out of there, he would have taken it.”


You can see the complete IGN video interview below.




Rogue One is less than two months away from hitting theaters on December 16th, 2016. Good times to be a Star Wars fan.



May the Force be with us!