In Star Wars Episode 9, Kylo Ren brutally tortured Chewbacca. Shocking scene was cut out, but there is concept art

Finnish actor Jonas Suotamo , who played Chewbacca in the latest Star Wars trilogy and Han Solo solo album , revealed an interesting detail in Episode 9 , Skywalker. Sunrise “ . It turns out that the film, which already left an indelible mark on the viewer’s psyche, could become even more shocking – in one of the scenes, the hero Suotamo was brutally tortured at the hands of Kylo Ren himself.

According to the actor, it was not easy for him, as well as for Adam Driver , who at that moment seemed to be a real sociopath. Luckily for all of us, J.J. Abrams chose to cut the scene, either because he considered it unsuitable for a family audience, or because it didn’t really fit into Ben Solo’s redemption story arc. As a result, the spectators became the only victims of torture.

This is how artist and concept designer Ryan Church portrayed this moment after reading the script:

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