6:20pm PT by Ryan Parker
Watch Daisy Ridley Practice Her Impressive New Lightsaber Skills
Daisy Ridley has definitely taken her first steps into a larger world.
The 24-year-old star proved it on Monday when she posted a 15-second video to social media of her practicing her lightsaber skills for the upcoming eighth installment of the Star Wars saga.
Ridley, who became a household name after starring in the box-office smash Star Wars: The Force Awakens, shows fans that her character, Rey, is going to be more than proficient with the Jedi weapon.
In the video, which already has hundreds of thousands of views on Facebook alone, Ridley is training with stuntman Liang Yang.
"Obvs not great but HE'S amazing and he's also featured at the end our stunt team are the most incredible group of people, so lucky I get to train with them!" Ridley wrote along with the video.
Episode VIII is scheduled to be released Dec. 15, 2017. Watch the video below.