By starring in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Kelly Marie Tran was the first Asian-American woman cast for a major role in the record-breaking Hollywood franchise. Photo: @swsequels/Instagram By starring in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Kelly Marie Tran was the first Asian-American woman cast for a major role in the record-breaking Hollywood franchise. Photo: @swsequels/Instagram
By starring in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Kelly Marie Tran was the first Asian-American woman cast for a major role in the record-breaking Hollywood franchise. Photo: @swsequels/Instagram
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Raya and the Last Dragon: Vietnamese-American actress Kelly Marie Tran made history in Star Wars, now she’s starring as Disney’s first Southeast Asian princess

As Star Wars’ Rose Tico fighter, Tran already made history as the first Asian-American actress to take a lead role in the record-breaking sci-fi franchise, now the daughter of Vietnamese immigrants is breaking new ground as the lead voice in Disney’s first animated movie based on Southeast Asian cultures, Raya and the Last Dragon

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By starring in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Kelly Marie Tran was the first Asian-American woman cast for a major role in the record-breaking Hollywood franchise. Photo: @swsequels/Instagram By starring in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Kelly Marie Tran was the first Asian-American woman cast for a major role in the record-breaking Hollywood franchise. Photo: @swsequels/Instagram
By starring in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Kelly Marie Tran was the first Asian-American woman cast for a major role in the record-breaking Hollywood franchise. Photo: @swsequels/Instagram
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