‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ director Rian Johnson says Russian bots launched a coordinated campaign to save General Hux
|03/14/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- In the documentary “The Director and the Jedi,” which premiered at South by Southwest on Monday, “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” director Rian Johnson says Russian bots launched an online campaign in an effort to save General Hux in the film.
- Johnson says Russian accounts tried to influence the film’s storyline to ensure Hux survives by using the hashtag #HuxLive targeted at Johnson’s social media.
- The documentary is now available with the digital release of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.”