Millie Bobby Brown has reportedly been in secret talks with Disney executives for a multi-million dollar deal for a role in ‘Star Wars.’
The 18-year-old ‘Stranger Things’ star, who has bagged $1 million per episode for the fourth installment of the Netflix series, could land a $15 million deal for another sci-fi franchise.
Millie and her father and manager, Robert, are said to already be in close relations with ‘Star Wars’ executive Kathleen Kennedy.
The Mirror reported that Millie’s appeal to younger audiences makes her market value of $15 million minimum “an easy decision for Disney”.
A source told the publication: “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 that 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.”