New film footage from the film first shown during theevent in Anaheim, California, in which Kylo Ren of Daisy Ridley and Adam Driver fought a hover over floating debris at high tide , Rey will also rock a brand new red double-bladed lightsaber that initially looks like it has a blade in its hand, then folds it out to show that TWO red lightsabers are in the middle.
Above the battle, Star Destroyers and X-Wings are all over the sky. And according to a StarWars.com blog post, Darth Vader's breath is also heard during the footage. Null
According to Entertainment Weekly, the new footage could appear on the Internet on Monday. During the panel also a poster debuted.
The panel included several new details about the film, including Keri Russell's Zorri Bliss, who was defined by the actress as "very cool and a bit dodgy". Russell added that she loved her character's costume and barely took off for the first two days.
"I've worn it all the time, but I found it incredible, strangely powerful and exciting," said Russell. And while her role is new to the audience, she's apparently going to be an old friend of Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac).
The Climatic Star Wars movie is scheduled for release on December 20, 2019. Returning stars include John Boyega as Finn, Lupita Nyong as Maz Kanata, Kelly Marie Tran as Rose, Domhnall Gleeson as Hux, Joonas Suotamo as Chewbacca, Anthony Daniels as C-3PO, Jimmy Vee as R2-D2, Billie Lourd as Kaydel Ko Connix, Billy Dee Williams as Lando Calrissian, Naomi Ackie as Jannah, Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker and (thanks to archive footage) Fisher as Leia Organa.
Directoron both the stage and the panel, describing them as "very much alive" in Star Wars 9.
Originally posted on August 24th, 10:42 am (PT) and updated when more details are released.
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