Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Photos From The Tate Modern

A special screening of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story took place at The Tate Modern in London. Photos of the cast, as well as a review of the film, can be found after the jump:

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Cast & filmmakers attend an exclusive screening of Lucasfilm’s highly anticipated, first-ever, standalone Star Wars adventure, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” at the BFI IMAX on Tuesday December 13, 2016 in London, UK. CR:David Dettmann

Set before the events of Star Wars Episode IV: A New Home, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story features Felicity Jones as Jyn Erso, a woman who leads a courageous and diverse group to steal the plans to the Death Star. Diego Luna co-stars as Cassian Andor, a Rebel fighter who may have motivations of his own during the mission. Riz Ahmed (Nightcrawler) is Bodhi Rook, an Imperial pilot who defects to the Rebel Alliance after discovering the Empire’s evil plans for domination.

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Riz Ahmed attends the launch event and reception of Lucasfilm’s highly anticipated, first-ever, standalone Star Wars adventure, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” at the Tate Modern on Tuesday December 13, 2016 in London, UK.

Felicity Jones also stars in the upcoming fantasy drama A Monster Calls.

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Felicity Jones attends the launch event and reception of Lucasfilm’s highly anticipated, first-ever, standalone Star Wars adventure, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” at the Tate Modern on Tuesday December 13, 2016 in London, UK. CR:David Dettmann

Ip Man’s Donnie Yen gives a scene stealing performance as Chirrut, a blind monk who aids Jyn Erso in her mission.

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Donnie Yen attends the launch event and reception of Lucasfilm’s highly anticipated, first-ever, standalone Star Wars adventure, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” at the Tate Modern on Tuesday December 13, 2016 in London, UK.

Mads Mikkelsen plays Jyn’s father Galen Erso, the engineer behind the Death Star who also has an ambitious plan to take down the Empire.

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LONDON, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 13: Valene Kane and Mads Mikkelsen at the launch event and reception for Lucasfilm’s highly anticipated, first-ever, standalone Star Wars adventure “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” at the Tate Modern on December 13, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images for Disney)

Forest Whitaker is Saw Gerrera, a powerful guerrilla fighter who has a strong bond with Jyn Erso.

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Forest Whitaker attends the launch event and reception of Lucasfilm’s highly anticipated, first-ever, standalone Star Wars adventure, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” at the Tate Modern on Tuesday December 13, 2016 in London, UK. CR:David Dettmann

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story opens Friday, December 12.