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Discussion in 'Star Wars: Sequel Trilogy (Released Films)' started by EHT, Jun 4, 2014.

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    EHT Manager Emeritus star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Sep 13, 2007
    All new information will continue to be added to this post going forward as new official announcements are made.

    Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens
    Release date: December 18, 2015
    Filming start date: May 2014 (principal photography started May 16th)
    Episode VII is confirmed to be set about 30 years after the events of Episode VI Return of the Jedi
    Cast: John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, Kenny Baker, Lupita Nyong'o, Gwendoline Christie, Pip Andersen, Crystal Clarke, and Warwick Davis
    Directed by J.J. Abrams
    Screenplay and script by Michael Arndt, Lawrence Kasdan, and J.J. Abrams (based on story / notes from George Lucas)
    Producers are J.J. Abrams, Kathleen Kennedy, and Bryan Burk
    Executive producers are Tommy Harper and Jason McGatlin
    George Lucas will act as creative consultant
    Simon Kinberg and Lawrence Kasdan also working as consultants
    Costume design by Michael Kaplan (with Keith Christensen, Nigel Egerton, Samantha Keeble, and Magdalena Kusowska)
    Film editing by Maryann Brandon and Mary Jo Markey
    Music score by John Williams
    Cinematography / photography direction by Daniel Mindel (and will be shooting on 35mm film)
    Production design by Rick Carter and Darren Gilford
    Special effects supervision by Chris Corbould
    Sound design by Ben Burtt
    Supervising sound editor is Matthew Wood
    Visual effects supervisor is Roger Guyett
    Puppeteer is Roman Bloodworth
    Re-recording mixing by Gary Rydstrom
    Production and studio shooting facilities in the UK (Pinewood Studios) and LA (Bad Robot facility)
    Confirmed location shooting in Abu Dhabi
    Concept art by Doug Chiang, Ian McCaig, Keith Christensen, and Chris Henderson (painter / props)
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    EHT Manager Emeritus star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Sep 13, 2007
    Just unstickying this thread at this point. :cool:
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