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Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, & 'Last Jedi' Cast Meet Up at D23!

John Boyega and Daisy Ridley pose for a photo while attending the Star Wars: The Last Jedi presentation at Disney’s D23 Expo on Saturday (July 15) in Anaheim, Calif.

The co-stars were joined by other cast members like Mark Hamill, Laura Dern, Gwendoline Christie, Benicio Del Toro, and newcomer Kelly Marie Tran.

Director Rian Johnson joined the cast to debut a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the film, which includes are first look at many of the stars in character!

FYI: Daisy is wearing a Lela Rose outfit and Pierre Hardy shoes. Laura is wearing a Bottega Veneta dress. John is wearing a Salvatore Ferragamo jacket, Citizens of Humanity jeans, and an AllSaints t-shirt.

20+ pictures inside of the Star Wars cast at D23… More Here! »

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New 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Posters & BTS Footage Debuts at D23 Expo!

Brand new posters for Star Wars: The Last Jedi featuring stars John Boyega and the late, great Carrie Fisher have been revealed!

The new posters and a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the film were unveiled during the movie’s panel at the Disney D23 Expo on Saturday (July 15) in Anaheim, Calif.

Other posters feature Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Mark Hamill, and Oscar Isaac.

Rian [Johnson] has written a story that is unexpected but right. Some of the stuff that happens, people are going to go, ‘oh my God,” Daisy says in the clip. “Even though everyone knows it’s the second in the trilogy, it feels like it’s own thing.”

Mark adds, “Even though I think I know it all, they threw things at me story-wise I couldn’t have imagined.”

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'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Cast Give Details on Movie at Panel!

The cast of Star Wars: The Last JediMark Hamill, Kelly Marie Tran, John Boyega, and Daisy Ridley attend the panel for the movie during the 2017 Star Wars Celebration at Orange County Convention Center on Friday (April 14) in Orlando, Fla.

Director Rian Johnson, Lucasfilm’s Kathleen Kennedy and panel moderator Josh Gad were also in attendance. At the panel, the cast was asked some questions about where the characters are in the new movie.

John was asked at the panel if Finn’s friendship with Poe would continue to blossom. He said, “Absolutely… Poe’s my boy. There’s always a new adventure for them to go on.”

“In The Last Jedi, it’s a test for all the characters, but specifically for Finn. He wants to find his place now,” John continued. “Is he going to be a part of the Resistance or is he going to keep running away from the First Order? We’ll see.”

Kelly was asked about her new character during the panel as well. “My character’s name is Rose. She’s part of the Resistance. And she works in maintenance, and I just can’t wait for you to meet her,” she said.

“To a certain extent it’s not Luke’s story anymore. But I think he’s an important part to the overall arc of the saga and again, there’s a lot of mystery about him, even within the film. You have to fill in your own backstory,” Mark added.

If you missed it, watch the first teaser trailer for the movie!

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'Star Wars: Episode 8' Title Announced: 'The Last Jedi'

The official title for the next movie in the Star Wars franchise has officially been announced – Star Wars: The Last Jedi!

The movie is the eighth episode in the series and it will be directed by Rian Johnson, who also wrote the screenplay. He is best known for his film Looper.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is set to be released on December 15, 2017. Returning are cast members John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Mark Hamill, Adam Driver, the late Carrie Fisher, and more.

“We have the greatest fans in this or any other galaxy. In appreciation of the fans, we wanted them to be the first to know the title of the next chapter in the Skywalker saga: STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI,” the official announcement read on StarWars.com!

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'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Wraps Filming, Director Rian Johnson Shares Final Slate!

Star Wars: Episode VIII has officially wrapped filming and the movie is on track for release on December 15, 2017.

Director Rian Johnson took to the official Twitter account for Star Wars to share the news.

“Final slate of the final shot. VIII is officially wrapped. Cannot wait to share it with you all!” Rian tweeted.

Before the release of the eighth movie in the Star Wars franchise, we will be getting to see the first spinoff, Rogue One, later this year!

Alden Ehrenreich Officially Introduced as Young Han Solo!

Alden Ehrenreich poses for photos at the Star Wars Celebration held at ExCel on Sunday (July 17) in London, England.

The 26-year-old actor was officially introduced to fans as young Han Solo at the event and he was joined by Star Wars: The Force Awakens actor John Boyega on stage.

Also in attendance at the panel were stars Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher, as well as Star Wars: Episode VIII director Rian Johnson, and Han Solo spinoff movie directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller.

“I read the sides and I loved them. I auditioned for six months. The coolest part was I went on the Falcon for a chemistry test with Chewbacca. It was unbelievable. It was more exciting than nerve-racking,” Alden said (via Variety). It was revealed that he was the first actor to audition for the role!

30+ pictures inside of Alden Ehrenreich and John Boyega at the celebration… More Here! »

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Rian Johnson Shares New Photos From the Set of 'Star Wars: Episode VIII'

Star Wars director Rian Johnson just celebrated a filming milestone by sharing some behind-the-scenes photos from Episode VIII on his Tumblr.

That day, the crew of the upcoming movie officially reached the halfway point in principal photography and Rian posted some photos of the team at work.

“I can’t believe we’re halfway through the shoot. (We’re halfway through the shoot!),” Rian wrote, alongside grainy black and white photos of some of the set being polished.

Earlier in the month, Rian also shared a photo of character Maz Kanata on a screen as well as cinematographer Steve Yedlin on set.

Star Wars: Episode VIII hits theaters on Dec. 15, 2017.

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