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‘The Acolyte’: ‘Russian Doll’ Actor Charlie Barnett in Talks to Join Latest ‘Star Wars’ Series (Exclusive)

Charlie Barnett is going from time loops to lightsabers. The actor, best known for starring opposite Natasha Lyonne in buzzy Netflix series Russian Doll, is in final negotiations to join the cast of the latest Star Wars series, The Acolyte. If the deal makes, Barnett will be reunited with the co-creator of Russian Doll, Leslye […]

‘Star Wars’: ‘Squid Game’ Star Lee Jung-Jae Joins ‘The Acolyte’ Series

Lee Jung-Jae, the star of international Netflix phenomenon Squid Game, has joined the cast of the latest Star Wars series, The Acolyte. Amandla Stenberg is toplining the series, being made by Lucasfilm for Disney+, with Jodie Turner-Smith (Queen & Slim) also on the call sheet. Leslye Headland is showrunning, writing and directing. Details on the show […]