Star Wars Eps: VII Cast Members Announced!!!

starwarsepisodevii_cast1_1020_verge_super_wide Lucasfilm has officially announced the cast members for the highly-anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII and it’s a mix of unknown talent and some very talent rising stars. Check out the gallery below and let us know what you think of the Star Wars: Episode VII cast in the comments!

Actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker in the new film.


Director J.J. Abrams says:

“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.”


Star Wars: Episode VII is being directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan and Abrams. Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Bryan Burk are producing, and John Williams returns as the composer. The movie opens worldwide on December 18, 2015.