The 8th ‘Star Wars’ film has added some more star power to proceedings with Laura Dern and Benicio Del Toro joining the production.
They are joined by newcomer Kelly Marie Tran.
The film, which continues events from ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ began production in London yesterday.
Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie and Andy Serkis are all returning for the second part of the new trilogy.
‘Star Wars Episode VIII’ was written by Rian Johnson who is to also direct the film.
Star Wars: Episode VIII is produced by Kathleen Kennedy and Ram Bergman and executive produced by J.J. Abrams, Jason McGatlin, and Tom Karnowski.
‘Star Wars Episode VIII’ will premier at Cinemas on December 15, 2017.