Star Wars Trivia: Who’s the Real Last Jedi? Spoiler Alert — It’s a Young Girl Named Jesse Jane McParland

   12.15.17

Perhaps today you’ll be like many other millions around the globe who’ll buy a ticket to “The Last Jedi.” And with all due respect to character Rey (played by English actress Daisy Ridley), we think another European young lady — much younger actually — is worthy of that title.

Meet 11-year-old Jesse Jane McParland from Ireland.

You might have seen her a couple years ago on Britain’s Got Talent (nearly 56 million people have viewed the video below on YouTube). She’s gotten a bit taller since then, and her skills? Well, let’s just say that in a battle between Jesse and “pick your Star Wars villain,” our money is on the sword-wielding wonder girl from Ireland.

The video immediately below is from this spring, and the one at the bottom of the page is from 2015, when she first appeared on Britain’s Got Talent. Crazy skills.

 

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