Star Wars Episode IX will begin filming this week and the cast and crew for the film has been announced. Returning cast members include Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo, and Billie Lourd. Joining the will be Naomi Ackie, Keri Russell, and Richard E. Grant as well as returning faces Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels and Billy Dee Williams, who will return as Lando Calrissian.
It is also worth mentioning that Carrie Fisher will appear in the film as Princess Leia by the use of some previously unreleased footage shot during the filming of The Force Awakens. This will be the final film in the Skywalker saga and it will be released on December 20th, 2019.