by way of Lucasfilm
When it involves naming sexually-charged franchises, Star Wars isn’t precisely going to be one of many first that involves thoughts, however a notable rent on hotly-anticipated Disney Plus sequence The Acolyte might intimate that issues are about to get steamy in a galaxy far, distant.
While the long-running sci-fi saga has seen its justifiable share of romances and smooches through the years, heavy petting or perhaps a full-blown intercourse scene hasn’t even been within the orbit of the Lucasfilm-backed behemoth. It’s straightforward to see why when Star Wars is marketed at audiences of all ages, and the widespread mockery of Eternals debuting the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s very first iteration of onscreen coitus indicated that in the event you can’t do it nicely, then perhaps you’re higher off not doing it in any respect.
That being mentioned, Leslye Headland has by no means been one to draw back from the extra salacious aspect of issues given her credit on Bachelorette, About Last Night, Sleeping with Other People, the Heathers TV present, sitcom SMILF, and Russian Doll to call however just a few, with the web site of intimacy coordinator Adelaide Waldrop revealing that she’s presently engaged on the blockbuster-sized streaming unique.
That’s no assure that intergalactic uglies are about to be bumped, although, however the truth The Acolyte is already producing a lot buzz and pleasure for happening on the tail-end of the High Republic period to guarantee a Star Wars project the likes of which we’ve never seen before means it could’t precisely be discounted, both.