29 Celebrities you did not know starred in Star Wars

These celebs had small roles or cameos in George Lucas’ space opera franchise

Sofia Coppola

29 Celebrities you did not know starred in Star Wars 1

Sofia Coppola, who is best known for writing and directing the Oscar-winning 2003 romantic dramedy Lost in Translation, appeared in 1999’s Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace as Saché, one of the many handmaidens of Queen Padmé Amidala (Natalie Portman).

Just three days after The Phantom Menace debuted in Los Angeles, Coppola’s feature-length directorial debut, The Virgin Suicides, came out to critical acclaim. Since then, Coppola has continued to direct more movies while taking on supporting or smaller acting roles on the side.