Best Live-action Lucasfilm Character
Jyn Erso was born to the scientist Galen and Lyra Erso sometime prior to the outbreak of the Clone Wars. During the war, Jyn and her parents were captured by the Confederacy of Independent Systems, however they were rescued by Orson Krennic, an old friend of her father’s and a member of Republic Supreme Chancellor Sheev Palpatine’s top secret Death Star project. Jyn was separated from her parents at the age of fifteen years old, developing a reckless and rebellious streak. She had a number of incidents on her record, including the forgery of Imperial documents, possession of stolen property, aggravated assault, and resisting arrest.