After a couple of days, August 1, in London the pavilions of the Studio Pinewood start shooting the ninth episode of “Star wars”. This was the Disney Studio announced on the official website of the Saga and presented the cast of the film.
In particular, mark Hamill will play the role of Jedi Luke Skywalker, and the role of Lando Calrissian, will perform again 81-year-old Billy Dee Williams.
Also of the actors of the previous two episodes to their roles back Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Jonas Swatara and Billy Lourdes. Among the newcomers named Naomi Aki, Richard Grant and Keri Russell.
In addition, in a new episode will appear actress Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia), who died at the end of 2016 from cardiac arrest. According to the information in the movie “Star wars. Episode IX,” which should be released in the end of next year, appears unused of ginosaji involving Carrie Fisher, made during the filming of the seventh episode.
“We desperately loved Carrie Fisher. We could not figure out how to adequately complete Saga Skywalker without her. We were not going to take on the role of another actress or model, her image on the computer,” – said the Director JJ Abrams.
It is noted that the Director received the consent of the family Carrie Fisher on the posthumous use of the image of the actress, said the brother of Carrie and Todd Fisher.
“I couldn’t be more happy if our Carrie is reprising his role of Princess Leia in the new and latest episode of “Star wars.” The new film will include previously unreleased footage shot for “Star wars: the force awakens,” said Todd Fisher.
The rolled tape is scheduled for December 2019.
As previously reported, fans of “Star wars,” Disney has offered to take Meryl Streep for the role of Princess Leia in the ninth episode.