UPDATE: It has since been revealed that Adam Driver will be playing the hooded bad guy Kylo Ren. Gwendoline Christie is portraying Captain Phasma (aka the "Chrometrooper"), a member of the First Order, the new evil Empire in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Meanwhile, Lupita N'yongo will be playing CGI pirate Maz Kanata.
May the Fourth brings a closer look at the new Star Wars film
as Vanity Fairgoes inside the filming of Episode VII, The Force
In a behind-the-scenes video shoot, fans get their first
look at Adam Driver, Lupita Nyong’o, and Game of Thrones actress
Gwendoline Christie. The characters for all three actors have been shrouded in mystery
while many suspect that Driver’s character will be from the dark side -- and
considering the all-black cloak, it’s a fair assumption.