By Creative Media Times
For it upcoming Fall Preview issue, Entertainment Weekly offers plenty of photos, promotional stills and behind the scenes look at it’s cover story on this December “Star War: The Last Jedi”, giving us the most revealing look at the film so far.
The magazine features two variant covers, one that of the powerful Jedi Master with his hood up Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), and another of scavenger Rey (Daisy Ridley) wielding a lightsaber. See images tweeted by EW below.
The cover (and the film’s title itself), somewhat assures that Luke will have plenty of screen time in the film. By how much is still unknown, just one of the exciting questions to be answered by the film along with those surrounding Rey’s past and the exciting reveal on Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ ending.
The Last Jedi brings returning cast Daisy Ridley, Mark Hamill, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Andy Serkis and Carrie Fisher in her last role. Fisher passed away in December 2016. Joining the cast this time around are Laura Dern, Benicio del Toro and Kelly Marie Tran.
Written and directed by Rian Johnson, it is the second film in the Star Wars sequel trilogy after 2015’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Produced by Lucasfilm the film and continues the events established in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens on December 15, 2017 in regular screens and IMAX.
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— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) August 9, 2017