Star Wars: Episode VII cast announced
Finally, the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII is announced and it includes a mix of original and new cast members.
Joining the original stars of the sci-fi saga; Harrison Ford (Han Solo), Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia), Peter Mayhew, Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Kenny Baker and Anthony Daniels, in the new film will be John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow.
Director JJ Abrams comments on the new film saying …
“We are so excited to finally share the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII. It is both thrilling and surreal to watch the beloved original cast and these brilliant new performers come together to bring this world to life, once again. We start shooting in a couple of weeks, and everyone is doing their best to make the fans proud.”
The highly anticipated film is set to hit theaters worldwide on Dec. 18, 2015. In anticipation of opening day (yes, we know we’re getting a little ahead of ourselves) we’re showing love to all of the cast mates. Get to know their names and faces here! – ruthie hawkins/@ruubabie