Either choice presents a great risk … to all of us …
– Queen Amidala, The Phantom Menace
Today we celebrate Sofia Coppola at her 44th birthday (born 1971)
Sofia Carmia Coppola was born in New York, USA. She is the daughter of director Francis Ford Coppola, a longtime friend of George Lucas. Sofia Coppola played Saché in The Phantom Menace.
Saché is one of Naboo royal handmaiden. She and Yané are left on Naboo when Amidala and the others went to Coruscant. She was attended at Qui-Gon Jinn’s funeral but absent at the Peace Ceremony. For more information about the handmaiden see The Royal Handmaiden Society.