For other uses, see Kira.

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"I might be the only person who knows what you really are."
―Qi'ra, to Han Solo — Gnome-speakernotesListen (file info)[src]

Qi'ra[3] was a female[2] human[1] who came to know Han Solo during the reign of the Galactic Empire.[2] The two grew up on the streets together.[4]

Behind the scenesEdit

"She has a couple of guises, but essentially she is just fighting to stay alive. If you've got a really glamorous lady in a really sordid environment, you kind of know the glamor is hiding a few rough roads."
―Emilia Clarke, on Qi'ra[src]

Teaser poster of Qi'ra revealing the character's name

Qi'ra is portrayed by Emilia Clarke in Solo: A Star Wars Story[2] set to be released on May 25, 2018.[5] Clarke's casting in the film was first announced on November 18, 2016.[6] Her character's name is phonetically similar to "Kira,"[2] a name which stems from George Lucas's early outline for the sequel trilogy,[7] and was the original name for the character Rey during the development of Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens.[8]



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