Lucasfilm and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures‘ second installment in the Star Wars sequel trilogy has been officially titled as Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
The film stars Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, and Andy Serkis in returning roles.
This is Fisher’s final film role following her death in December 2016.
The sequel continues the storyline introduced in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
The upcoming American epic space opera film is written and directed by Rian Johnson.
Produced by Ram Bergman and Lucasfilm president, Kathleen Kennedy.
Executive produced by J.J. Abrams, Jason McGatlin, and Tom Karnowski.
John Williams, the composer for the previous seven Star Wars films, returns to compose the score for the sequel.
Principal photography began at Pinewood Studios in the United Kingdom in February 2016 and concluded in July 2016.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi is scheduled to be released on December 15, 2017.