Watch the 2019 STAR WARS CELEBRATION panel

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Lucasfilm)

As well as the premiere of the first teaser for The Rise of Skywalker last night also saw the 2019 Star Wars Celebration panel in Chicago.

Featuring stars such as Daisy Ridley, Jon Boyega and Oscar Isaac the panel also brings out J J Abrams, Kathleen Kennedy and other creative forces behind the world of Star Wars for an in-depth discussion on the franchise.

Check out the full panel in the player below.

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker hits cinemas December 20, 2019.

The film will see the return of Daisy Ridley (Rey), Adam Driver (Kylo Ren), John Boyega (Finn), Oscar Isaac (Poe Dameron), Lupita Nyong’o (Maz Kanata), Domhnall Gleeson (General Hux), Kelly Marie Tran (Rose Tico), Joonas Suotamo (Chewbacca), and Billie Lourd (Lieutenant Connix).

The late Carrie Fisher will appear via previously unreleased archive footage.

Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Anthony Daniels (C-3PO), and Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian) will also all return to reprise their iconic roles from previous films.


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