Millie Bobby Brown could get a $15 million deal to be a part of Star Wars. The Stranger Things star has allegedly been in secret talks with Disney executives about signing a multi-million dollar deal to play a role in the sci-fi franchise.
The actress and her father and manager, Robert, are said to be already in close relations with Star Wars executive Kathleen Kennedy. The Mirror newspaper reported that Millie’s appeal to younger audiences makes her market value of at least $15 million “an easy decision for Disney“. A source told the publication:
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“Millie is on Disney’s radar for new ‘Star Wars’ projects. She has had contact with Kathleen, who is aware of her desire to appear in a movie or have a central role in one of the new television projects for Disney Plus“.
Although the talks are still informal, sources say there is great mutual respect.
“Disney execs know she’s already an icon for 10- to 30-year-olds and what that entails. She could easily take home $15 million for a first movie or series. And she doesn’t need to audition, she’s more of a It’s a question of how she and the director relate. She has the gravitas to be the lead in that universe.”