A new Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser has been released!
Lucasfilm and Disney made a surprise reveal just moments ago! On the official Star Wars Instagram account, they just posted aÂ new The Force Awakens teaser, featuring new footage from the highly-anticipated December 18 release! Check it out in the player below!
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is set 30 years after the events of Return of the Jedi, and features a new generation of swashbuckling heroes and shadowy villains, as well as the return of fan-favorite smugglers, princesses, and Jedi.
Also starring Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, Kenny Baker, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Lupita Nyongâ€™o, Crystal Clarke, Pip Anderson, Christina Chong and Miltos Yerolemou, the J.J. Abrams-directed film will debut in theaters on December 18, 2015.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be followed on December 16, 2016 byÂ Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One,Â Star Wars: Episode VIII on May 26, 2017, and theÂ Han SoloÂ anthology movie on May 25, 2018. No release dates have been announced forÂ Star Wars: Episode IXÂ or for the third anthology movie. It was recently confirmed, however, that Jurassic Worldâ€˜s Colin Trevorrow will be helming the third Saga chapter.Â
Even before the debut of this new Force Awakens teaser, it had been a busy day for Star Wars. This morning brought us new photos from the filmÂ and a look at theÂ â€œBattle of Jakkuâ€ level from the upcoming Star Wars Battlefront. All of this is on the heels, too, of last nightâ€™s new Star Wars characterÂ reveal for the upcoming comic book prequel,Â Star Wars: Shattered Empire.
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