Finally, the first Star Wars: Episode IX, The Rise of Skywalker trailer has been released. According to the trailer, the release date of the movie is December 20th, 2019. This movie will conclude the saga of Skywalker. This saga has been on the big screens from over 40 years since ‘A New Hope’ was released. Apart from that, it will be the last instalment of the movie where we see Finn, Poe, Rose and some beloved characters like Chewbacca and Lando Calrissian.
Star Wars: Episode IX The Rise of Skywalker Trailer, Release Date
Check out the amazing trailer down below:
The movie is going to be an adventurous movie with many emotional clips. This is mainly because of the various cameos of the late Carrie Fisher’s character, Leia Organa in the movie. Most of the fans were curious to know, how will the story of Leia conclude after the passing of the actor. In response to that, J.J. Abrams, the director of the Star Wars franchise, revealed at the beginning of the production that the unseen footage from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It will be used in the movie to depict Leia’s portion of the movie.
Star Wars: Episode IX The Rise of Skywalker Cast
In a statement, Abrams said, “We desperately loved Carrie Fisher. Finding a truly satisfying conclusion to the Skywalker Saga without her eluded us. We were never going to recast or use a CG character. With the support and blessing from her daughter, Billie, we have found a way to honour Carrie’s legacy and role as Leia in Episode IX by using unseen footage we shot together in Episode VII.”
Other cast members for the Star Wars: Episode IX The Rise of Skywalker will include Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo, and Billie Lourd. Naomi Ackie and Richard E. Grant will be joining the cast for their debut in Star Wars. The movie will also mark the return of Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker, Anthony Daniels as C-3PO and Billy Dee Williams as Lando Calrissian.
Star Wars: Episode IX The Rise of Skywalker hits the big screen on December 20th, 2019.