After months of speculation, J.J. Abrams and the Lucasfilm team have announced the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII — which will include Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, and Harrison Ford.
Along with the original trio, Peter Mayhew will return as Chewbacca, along with Anthony Daniels and Kenny Baker as C-3PO and R2-D2, respectively. Newcomers include big names like Andy Serkis and Max Von Sydow.
The full list of announced actors:
- Mark Hamill — "Luke Skywalker"
- Carrie Fisher — "Princess Leia"
- Harrison Ford — "Han Solo"
- Peter Mayhew — "Chewbacca"
- Anthony Daniels — "C-3PO"
- Kenny Baker — "R2-D2"
- Adam Driver — Girls
- John Boyega — Attack the Block
- Daisy Ridley — Toast of London
- Oscar Isaac — Inside Llewyn Davis
- Andy Serkis — The Lord of the Rings
- Domhnall Gleeson — About Time
- Max Von Sydow — The Exorcist