Fans are eagerly awaiting the release of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and can’t get enough of the speculations and leaks surrounding the movie. It’s good news for fans that the poster of the movie is out now! And the trailer is only a few hours away from being revealed to us earthlings.
Fans can see the complete trailer today during Monday Night Football on ESPN, as noted by Entertainment Weekly.
Watch the new trailer “Star Wars 7” trailer at 8:15 p.m. ET, which is at halftime during the New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles game.
Fans who can’t wait to get their hands on the tickets for the movie, can bag one soon since after the trailer, advance tickets for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” are expected to go on sale.
The new poster unveiled by Lucasfilm on Sunday, reveals a few more details. To begin with, there is a new tiny character on board, who was featured on the poster. Nothing has been officially said about the alien figure in question, but it is reportedly, “Lupita Nyong’o’s space pirate Maz Kanata.”
Twitterverse is abuzz about the planet-like object in the background of the poster, as shared by Daily Mail. Many have also noted Carrie Fisher’s first look as Princess Leia for the movie. Her trademark buns are missing and replaced by a completely different hairdo.
Luke Skywalker, played by Mark Hamill, has not been captured in the epic poster.
The poster features Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaac and John Boyega. Other additions to the new members of the cast include Domnhall Gleeson, Adam Driver, Lupita Nyong’o, and Andy Serkis.
The original “Star Wars” stars along with Carrie Fisher, who will be seen reprising their roles are Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker.
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” premieres on Dec. 18.