Oscar Isaac Says He’ll Only Return to ‘Star Wars’ ‘If I Need Another House or Something’

After years entrenched in big-budget spectacle, from “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” and “The Rise of Skywalker” to “Dune” and lending his voice to the animated series “Star Wars Resistance,” Oscar Isaac is finally getting back to his art film roots.

He’ll soon to be seen in Paul Schrader’s upcoming “The Card Counter,” as a gambler and former soldier who sets out to help a young man seeking revenge on a mutual enemy from their past.

Teasing the upcoming film, which was shut down by the pandemic in mid-March with only five days left of filming, Oscar Isaac and Paul Schrader appeared on a Deadline panel where of course the subject of “Star Wars” popped up, especially regarding Oscar Isaac’s possible return to the franchise.The answer is likely no, which makes sense given that his character arc as Poe Dameron wrapped up with the sunset of

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