THR report that Star Wars: The Last Jedi won “Best Movie for Grownups” at the 17th annual AARP award show on Monday night. Mark Hamill and Kelly Marie Tran presented the award to director Rian Johnson, who also spoke with ET Online about porgs, his opinion on the newly released Solo: A Star Wars Story trailer, and more.
The Last Jedi beat Get Out (which won Best Ensemble), The Shape of Water, Lady Bird, and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri for the award.
Kelly Marie Tran, whose parents are Vietnamese immigrants, shared how the film made her feel, that she could achieve anything and everything is possible.
Kelly Marie Tran of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” at the Movies for Grownups Awards pic.twitter.com/ZAjHXZdBly
— Dave McNary (@Variety_DMcNary) February 6, 2018
Rian Johnson also spoke with Entertainment Tonight‘s Ash Crossan discussing porgs, his Twitter interactions with fans, his reaction to the Solo: A Star Wars Story teaser trailer, among other topics.
The Last Jedi arrives in stores on Blu-ray next month!