Filming for the upcoming film, The Marsh King’s Daughter, commenced in Ontario, Canada in early June.
Now about six weeks into production for the psychological thriller, leading lady Daisy Ridley was spotted on the set in Toronto, getting prepared to shoot the next scene on the docket.
The British-born star, who portrayed the character Rey in the popular Star Wars sequel trilogy, is among the cast that also includes Garrett Hedlund, Ben Mendelsohn, Brooklynn Prince, Caren Pistorius, and Gil Birmingham.
Prep mode: Daisy Ridley, 29, was spotted on the set of of her latest film, the psychological thriller The Mash King’s Daughter, in Toronto, Canada on Friday
Ridley, 29, was spotted just outside her trailer dressed casually in black-patterned leggings, a black parka, and matching sneakers.
Seemingly in the midst of getting prepared to shoot her next scene, the actress wasn’t wearing any makeup and had her dark brown tresses pulled up into a high ponytail.
Not long later, the actress was caught on camera heading back to her trailer with her hair all pinned up in preparation for the shoot.
She was talking on the phone at the time, and at one point that call didn’t seem to be going too well, if the scowl on her face was any indication.
Makeup free: The British-born actress kept it casual in the fashion department in black leggings, parka and sneakers, during her preparations for her next scene
Ridley plays the role of Helena, a woman living a seemingly ordinary life, who’s hiding the dark secret that her father is actually the infamous Marsh King.
It turns out the Marsh King is the man who kept Helena and her mother captive in the wilderness for years.
After spending her entire life trying to avoid her past, Helena is forced to face her demons when her father escapes from prison, according to Deadline.
Getting her game face: The actress was caught on camera heading back to her trailer with a scowl on her face and her hair all pinned up in preparation for her next scene
Psychological thriller: Ridley is starring alongside the likes of Garrett Hedlund and Ben Mendelsohn in The Marsh King’s Daughter, which is being directed by The Illusionist and Divergent filmmaker Neil Burger
Directed by Neil Burger, who’s best known for helming such films as The Illusionist (2006), Limitless (2011), and Divergent (2014), the screenplay by Mark L. Smith and Elle Smith is based on a novel of the same name by Karen Dionne.
Ridley’s most recent role was the lead in the dystopian action film, Chaos Walking, which premiered in the U.S in early March. It also starred Tom Holland, Mads Mikkelsen, Demián Bichir, Cynthia Erivo, Nick Jonas and David Oyelowo.
While she’s best known for her role of Rey in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017), and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019), Ridley’s resume also includes Murder On The Orient Express (2017) and Ophelia (2018).
Breakout: Ridley is best known to most fans for playing the role of Rey in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017), and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)