Rian decided it was a good idea to take to Twitter:
Hot take: Luke is in fact 100% consistent with his character (not the way he’s described in marketing blurbs, but his actual, based-on-his-words-and-actions character) from the OT. I’ll be at the bar if you need me.
— Rian Johnson (@rianjohnson) November 5, 2018
I’m not sure how much of a hot take this is, given that Rian has already been repeating this endlessly during his explanation tour for the movie.
But how consistent could the character be, when the man who played the character through three films (and one tv special that shall not be named), felt that the character was so inconsistent at its very core, that he felt the need to rename the character Jake Skywalker.
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