For those unfamiliar with Star Wars, Mexican actor Diego Luna is a member of the stellar lead cast in Rogue One.
But his role is having a much greater impact on people than simply for its entertainment value, as one fan poignantly pointed out.
The actor recently shared an emotional story hed seen from a fan who revealed how important it was to her Mexican father that Diego had kept his own Mexican accent in the film.
The story moved Luna, who shared it on Twitter, where it has gone viral.
He wasn’t the only one who got emotional about how representation matters so much to so many people.
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