Helmed by JJ Abrams with a script by the filmmaker and Chris Terrio, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker features Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong'o, Domhnall Gleeson, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill among others in pivotal roles.
The Star Wars-inspired Spaceship Stroller was inspired by the Millennium Falcon cockpit. Sound effects include a speedy takeoff while lighting comprises of two options — the lighter side or blue colour and the darker side or red colour.
Mark Hamill and the late actor Carrie Fisher (through unused footage) will return in Star Wars: Episode IX. JJ Abrams, who helmed The Force Awakens, will direct Episode IX. The film is scheduled to be released in December 2019.
The role of Leia Organa in Star Wars: Episode IX will be portrayed by Carrie Fisher herself, using previously unreleased footage shot for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The movie is slated to release on December 19, 2019.
Billy Dee Williams' last appearance in a Star Wars film was 1983's Return of the Jedi. Rumours about Williams joining the production caught steam after he exited an upcoming sci-fi and pop culture convention citing a conflict with a shooting schedule.
Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn delivered the stinging critique on Twitter while responding to a report about Ahmed Best, who recently opened up about the backlash he received for playing Jar Jar Binks in the Star Wars franchise.
Hollywood films in 2018: Fans will see a film set in the Star Wars universe, a superhero-horror film, several superhero films, out-and-out horror films and a couple of fantasy films. Here is the full list.
Although the much-awaited 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' has released worldwide, the film premiered in Mumbai on Wednesday, (December 23). Actor Aamir Khan was spotted with his daughter Ira, while Sonali Bendre watched the film with her son. Meanwhile, Saif Ali Khan's son, Ibrahim was also seen along with his friends.