main
side
curve
  1. Welcome to the new boards! Details here!

  2. The Boards Are Now Reopened For Business:

    READ THIS: your ability to post here depends upon it.. See the new rules thread here. Bans can and will be handed out to anyone who doesn't abide by the forum rules.

TFA STAR WARS: EPISODE VII CAST ANNOUNCED

Discussion in 'Star Wars: Sequel Trilogy (Released Films)' started by ManaByte, Apr 29, 2014.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. ManaByte

    ManaByte Chosen One star 5

    Registered:
    Aug 20, 1998
    http://starwars.com/news/star-wars-episode-7-cast-announced.html
    [​IMG]
    The Star Wars team is thrilled to announce the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII.
    Actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker in the new film.
    Director J.J. Abrams says, "We are so excited to finally share the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII. 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."
    Star Wars: Episode VII is being directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan and Abrams. Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Bryan Burk are producing, and John Williams returns as the composer. The movie opens worldwide on December 18, 2015.
     
  2. EHT

    EHT Manager Emeritus star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Registered:
    Sep 13, 2007
    Yup, making this Official and locking the Casting Rumors thread.

    WOW.
     
    markdeez33, Immortiss, Dra--- and 7 others like this.
  3. DarthWilliams

    DarthWilliams Jedi Master star 4

    Registered:
    May 29, 2008
    I am beyond ecstatic right now. Will take a while for this all to sink in and to even try to speculate who will play whom, but IT'S HERE!
     
  4. Momotaros

    Momotaros Jedi Master star 4

    Registered:
    Aug 13, 2013
    Hell yes! Welcome aboard new cast members!
     
    Dra---, Pro Scoundrel and Ryus like this.
  5. DarthHomer

    DarthHomer Jedi Grand Master star 5

    Registered:
    Apr 29, 2000
  6. DarthBreezy

    DarthBreezy Force Ghost star 6

    Registered:
    Jun 4, 2002
    Can't say anything other than !!!!!!!!!!!SQUEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Gonna make that my sig now....
     
  7. JediGirl_Angelina

    JediGirl_Angelina Jedi Master star 3

    Registered:
    Jan 12, 2003
    Hello new thread. This is a wonderful day.
     
    SkywalkerDiCo and Dra--- like this.
  8. fishtailsam

    fishtailsam Jedi Grand Master star 4

    Registered:
    Jul 30, 2003
    He'll pop up in VIII
     
  9. SnaggletoothPaste

    SnaggletoothPaste Jedi Master star 1

    Registered:
    Aug 19, 2002
    I know!! Fingers crossed for Ep.8 BDW!
     
  10. Gallandro

    Gallandro Force Ghost star 4

    Registered:
    Jul 8, 1998
    I will say, contrary to rumors, this is a VERY male-centric cast.
     
  11. Bazinga'd

    Bazinga'd Hand of the Mod Squad and Enforcer of the Realm star 6 Staff Member Manager

    Registered:
    Nov 1, 2012
    Please Note: Star Wars.com is extremely slow and may have already crashed due to volume.
     
  12. fishtailsam

    fishtailsam Jedi Grand Master star 4

    Registered:
    Jul 30, 2003
    true story...
     
  13. Darth Punk

    Darth Punk Force Ghost star 6

    Registered:
    Nov 25, 2013
    Andy Serkis - the precious
     
    KED12345, Immortiss, Dra--- and 8 others like this.
  14. A Chorus of Disapproval

    A Chorus of Disapproval New Films Fearless Vampire Killer star 8 Staff Member Manager

    Registered:
    Aug 19, 2003
    Wait... where is everyone we were promised from all those fansites...???
     
  15. DV75

    DV75 Jedi Grand Master star 4

    Registered:
    Nov 30, 2001
    I am stoked.

    Though it is interesting BDW is not in it. Perhaps for Episode 8!
     
  16. EternalHero

    EternalHero Jedi Knight star 3

    Registered:
    Feb 17, 2014
    MAX VON SYDOW is in Star Wars!!!!
    I can't believe it!!!
    He did an episode of Young Indy but this is beyond my dreams!!
     
  17. Satipo

    Satipo Force Ghost star 7

    Registered:
    Mar 29, 2014
    Are the doubters going to eat their hats now?
     
  18. DarthWilliams

    DarthWilliams Jedi Master star 4

    Registered:
    May 29, 2008
    this is amazing. seriously. boyega will be incredible as a young jedi in training
     
    Satipo and Lurknomore like this.
  19. DarthHomer

    DarthHomer Jedi Grand Master star 5

    Registered:
    Apr 29, 2000
    But excited that we have a Weasly and Von Sydow in there. Wonder what mocap character Serkis will be playing . . ?
     
  20. thecurseofchris

    thecurseofchris Jedi Knight star 1

    Registered:
    Oct 12, 2013
    *goes off to find out who all of these people are*
     
  21. DarthWilliams

    DarthWilliams Jedi Master star 4

    Registered:
    May 29, 2008

    Plagueis?
     
  22. Force Smuggler

    Force Smuggler Force Ghost star 7

    Registered:
    Sep 2, 2012
    #Big3AreBack
     
    J_Girl, Dra--- and Lurknomore like this.
  23. SnaggletoothPaste

    SnaggletoothPaste Jedi Master star 1

    Registered:
    Aug 19, 2002
    Yeah, I noticed that right away...I wonder if there'll be additional announcements in the next few weeks?
     
  24. JediGirl_Angelina

    JediGirl_Angelina Jedi Master star 3

    Registered:
    Jan 12, 2003
    Starwas.com already crashed.
     
  25. Momotaros

    Momotaros Jedi Master star 4

    Registered:
    Aug 13, 2013
    Well now no more speculation. we know who's in and who's not.
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.