Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Has a New Droid That Gives Zero Shits

At the Rogue One panel for Star Wars Celebration, we were introduced to the reprogrammed Imperial droid K-2SO, played, through motion capture, by Alan Tudyk. From what they showed, K-2SO is a tad disgruntled with his new situation.


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Katharine is the Associate Director of Policy and Activism at the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the former managing editor of io9. She writes about technology policy and pop culture.



A tad disgruntled?

You try going from being married to Gina Torres, suddenly but inevitably betrayed, stabbed through the chest, and THEN when you FINALLY return to sci-fi, you’re a heartless, reprogrammed robot in a galaxy far far away.

I’d be miffed too.