With the big Fortnite event taking place on Saturday, we’re getting a bit more Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker footage in the form of a brief TV spot. In the spot, you can hear Palpatine (Ian McDiarmid) say that “it’s time that she learn her story.” Let us hear your thoughts on the Rise of Skywalker footage in the comments below.
In case you missed it, a clip/preview for the anticipated movie came online yesterday as well and can be watched here. If you haven’t yet, you can get your hands on tickets for the anticipated December 20 release at Fandango. You can watch all the previously-released videos for the film by clicking here.
Lucasfilm and director J.J. Abrams join forces once again to take viewers on an epic journey to a galaxy far, far away with Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, the riveting conclusion of the seminal Skywalker saga, where new legends will be born and the final battle for freedom is yet to come.
Abrams co-wrote the screenplay with Chris Terrio. The film stars Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Anthony Daniels, Naomi Ackie, Domhnall Gleeson, Richard E. Grant, Lupita Nyong’o, Keri Russell, Joonas Suotamo, Kelly Marie Tran, and Billy Dee Williams, who will reprise his role as Lando Calrissian.
Composer John Williams, who has scored every chapter in the Star Wars saga since 1977’s A New Hope, returns to a galaxy far, far away with The Rise of Skywalker. The movie is produced by Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Michelle Rejwan, and executive produced by Callum Greene and Jason McGatlin.