Lupita Nyong’o & Gwendoline Christie Cast in “Star Wars VII”

The lack of women featured in the Star Wars VII cast has been a much debated topic by a lot of Star Wars fans as of late, so you’ll forgive some fans for flailing at the news. It’s nice to see at least one woman of color in the cast (although more would be fantastic, casting directors) since we are very few and far between in the Star Wars film franchise. Now, let’s see what the writers do with these ladies.