Mon Mothma

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Character
Name: Mon Mothma
Occupation: Republic Senator/Co-Founder and Leader of the Rebel Alliance
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Fandom: Star Wars, Rogue One, Andor
Other: Played by Caroline Blakiston in Episode VI. Played and voiced by Genevieve O'Reilly in Episode III, Rogue One, and Star Wars Rebels. Voiced by Kath Soucie in The Clone Wars.
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Mon Mothma is a recurring character in various Star Wars media. She has appeared in Episode VI of the original trilogy, Episode III of the prequel trilogy, Rogue One, and Star Wars Rebels.

Canon

Rogue One and Star Wars Rebels show us how Mothma has to balance her ideals with the needs of war. In Rebels, she argues directly with Saw Gerrera about his cadres more violent methods. Her leadership is contrasted with Saw's, and also with Davits Draven, the leader of Rebel Intelligence.

Common Pairings

Pairings with Mon Mothma are all rarepairs. Het pairings include Davits Draven/Mon Mothma and Obi-Wan Kenobi/Mon Mothma. Femslash pairings include Padme Amidala/Mon Mothma and Jyn Erso/Mon Mothma.

Fanon and Common Tropes in Fanworks

Fics often explore power dynamics around her being leader of the Rebels and a member of senate.

Example Fanworks

Fanfic

Mon digs her nails into Jyn's hips like clawing her bloody will fix any of the problems that she, they, the Rebellion has, and Jyn gives a strangled noise that might have been a gasp, might have been laughter. "I forgot," she says with a smirk. "What is it - it's right if it's you? It's right because it's you? Because you turned Jyn Erso, fuckup, into Jyn Erso, hero?" (Mon, Jyn, and how to dress for war.)

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