Star War fans watch out as the second official trailer for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' is out and it has been released two months before the movie hits theaters. The much-awaited trailer was launched during the halftime for ESPN's Monday Night Football.
The film is the second part of the third trilogy. It picks up right after the 2015 movie 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' which concluded with warrior Rey (Daisy Ridley) facing long-lost Jedi Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) where he motions to hand him his old lightsaber.
In the new trailer, its shown that he is accepting the same with his robot hand.The previous installment had Rey discover her force powers while she faced off against Skywalker's nephew, Kylo Ren (Adam Driver), son of Leia (Carrie Fisher) and Han Solo (Harrison Ford), who hoped to continue with the evil legacy of his grandfather Darth Vader.
The date of the release of the trailer for the new Star Wars was confirmed by Walt Disney Pictures and Lucas film and added that after its arrival the tickets to the movie will go on sale.The film will see a host of stars returning like Fisher, who died in December 2016, will be seen reprising her role of Leia in the new movie.
There will also be others returning like John Boyega (former Stormtrooper Finn), Oscar Isaac (Rebel pilot Poe), Lupita Nyong'o (MazKanata), Anthony Daniels (C-3PO), Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca), Gwendoline Christie (CaptainPhasma) and Andy Serkis (Supreme Leader Snoke). Not just them but there will be newcomers like Laura Dern, Benicio Del Toro and Kelly Marie Tran who will feature in the film.
This epic space drama Star Wars franchise kicked off in 1977 and was followed by a blockbuster sequel. Between 1999 and 2005 a prequel trilogy was released and it received a mixed reaction from critics and fans. Later in 2015, a sequel trilogy started with the release of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'. The sequels have been major hits.They also led to animated series such as 'Star Wars: The Clone Wars' (2008) and 'Rogue One' (2016).