Day 276 – Katy Kartwheel
Katy Kartwheel is a circus performer who portrayed creatures and droids in Solo: A Star Wars Story, The Last Jedi, and The Force Awakens.
In Solo: A Star Wars Story Kartwheel played the four-armed Ardennian Rio Durant. In The Last Jedi Kartwheel played one of the caretakers on Ahch-To. And in The Force Awakens Kartwheel played droid HURID-327.
The Cloud Riders interviewed Katy earlier this year about her experience working on Solo and you can read that interview here.
This is a bit old, but here’s a circus showreel where you can some of Katy’s previous work.
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