This is it! Our first look at Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker!
There is so much to break down about this film, but some of the highlights include:
- The Emperor is returning!
- Leia holding Han’s medal from A New Hope.
- Rey flipping over Kylo Ren’s TIE Fighter.
- C-3PO hanging on for dear life on ship.
- Lando flying the Falcon again!
- Luke’s voice over at the beginning of the trailer.
- First Order Stormtrooper with a Jetpack!
- The remains of the Death Star.
- and more!
Austin and I will be breaking this down tonight as we record a new episode of the podcast, so stay tuned for that being posted tomorrow.
Also, if you want to watch the entire The Rise of Skywalker panel from Star Wars Celebration Chicago, check it out below…
About Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker:
The cast includes Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo, and Billie Lourd. Joining the cast of Episode IX are Naomi Ackie, Richard E. Grant, and Keri Russell, who will be joined by veteran Star Wars actors Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Carrie Fisher and Billy Dee Williams, who will reprise his role as Lando Calrissian.
Star Wars: Episode IX will be produced by Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Michelle Rejwan, and executive produced by Callum Greene and Jason McGatlin. The crew includes Dan Mindel (Director of Photography), Rick Carter and Kevin Jenkins (Co-Production Designers), Michael Kaplan (Costume Designer), Neal Scanlan (Creature and Droid FX), Maryann Brandon and Stefan Grube (Editors), Roger Guyett (VFX Supervisor), Tommy Gormley (1st AD), and Victoria Mahoney (2nd Unit Director).
Release is scheduled for December 2019.