‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ Cast Revealed

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After much speculation and buzz, the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII has finally been revealed thanks to StarWars.com.

Rounding out the cast alongside original stars Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker are John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaacs,  Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow and Girls star (and rumored baddie) Adam Driver.

The film will pick up after Episode VI which would make it 35 years later. The film was penned by J.J. Abrams after much denouncing since, you know, he’s the guy behind the Star Trek reboot and Lawrence Kasdan.

“We are so excited to finally share the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII,” Abrams said in a statement posted on the site. “It is both thrilling and surreal to watch the beloved original cast and these brilliant new performers come together to bring this world to life, once again. We start shooting in a couple of weeks, and everyone is doing their best to make the fans proud.”

In case you didn’t already know, Twitter users have been keeping an eye on the set of the film, taking to social media to upload several pictures.

Star Wars: Episode VII will be released on Dec. 15, 2015.

May the force be strong with this one.