Kylo Ren is a fictional character that appears in the ‘Star Wars’ franchise. The character was created by Lawrence Kasdan, J.J. Abrams, and Michael Arndt. Kylo Ren, originally known as Ben Solo, is the son of Han Solo and Princess Leia Organa. He starts as a Jedi apprentice but is lured to the dark side by Supreme Leader Snoke, seeking to emulate his grandfather, Darth Vader. Throughout the sequel trilogy, Kylo Ren leads the Knights of Ren and becomes an adversary and romantic interest for Rey. Eventually, he redeems himself by forming a powerful Force connection with Rey and sacrifices himself to aid her in defeating Emperor Palpatine.