Carrie Fisher remembered as Star Wars filming begins

03 August, 2018, 11:14 | Author: Rafael Roberts
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A final tribute was aimed at George Lucas, who Abrams thanked for "creating this incredible world and beginning a story of which we are lucky to be a part".

Production is now officially underway on Star Wars: Episode IX, and director J.J.

What can we learn from this first official release from the production?

Lucasfilm said that "Episode IX" would use previously unused footage from "The Force Awakens" so that Fisher's General Leia Organa would appear in the next movie.

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Filming has started on JJ Abrams' trilogy closer and he marked the occasion with a very nice, but very unrevealing photo of a camera, possibly inside The Millennium Falcon, probably featuring a blurry Finn and. Abrams co-wrote the screenplay with Chris Terrio (Argo, Justice League).

The cast for Episode IX was recently announced, and it includes the returning Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac, among quite a few others. Billy Dee Williams will return to reprise his role as Lando Calrissian, while Anthony Daniels will return as C-3PO.

While some fans are stll upset about the last two installments of the Star Wars franchise, Episode IX is still just under a year and a half away from release.

As Abrams dips a toe into the microblog site has claimed its share of victims, it's solid that he calls out the man behind the Star Wars phenomenon.

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