Splitting from The Last Jedi discussion into its own thread.
Relevant details thus far:
- Rey, Finn, Poe, Rose, and Kylo Ren are all obviously returning
- Mark Hamill is returning as Luke Skywalker
- Carrie Fisher will posthumously appear as Leia Organa via repurposed unused footage from The Last Jedi
- Billy Dee Williams will return as Lando Calrissian
- Dominic Monaghan of The Lord of the Rings fame will appear, role yet to be specified
- Matt Smith of Doctor Who fame will appear, role yet to be specified
- J.J. Abrams is directing
- J.J. Abrams and Chris Terrio are writing
- Filming began in London on 1 August 2018 and is expected to be finished in February 2019
- Currently scheduled for release 20 December 2019
Edited by SHIELD Agent 47, 29 August 2018 - 02:53 PM.