“Star Wars: Episode VII” Cast is Unveiled!

Posted Tuesday April 29, 2014 1:30 PM GMT

It’s one of the most anticipated movies in decades, and “Star Wars: Episode VII” just announced the cast of lucky actors for the gig.

Earlier today (April 29) the studio dropped a photo of the whole team along with noted director J.J. Abrams.

LucasFilm stated, “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.”

Of the project, which opens December 18th, 2015, Abrams gushed, “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.”

Photo Credit: Disney

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