The first trailer for the long-awaited Star Wars Episode IX has arrived and it has fans going crazy. The news came from the Star Wars celebration, a four day festival in Chicago, and has left fans stunned. Revealing not only the trailer but also the title of the new episode as The Rise of Skywalker.
At the event Director J.J. Abrams, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy and surprise attendees including Daisy Ridley, John Boyega and Oscar Isaac held court at a panel dedicated to “Episode IX” before the trailer for the upcoming film was shared with the adoring crowd.
The trailer sees Rey Skywalker at the centre of the action and will continue to share the story of the Skywalkers that George Lucas started back in 1977. But while we wait for the film to be released in cinemas at the end of this year, for now, let’s sit back and watch the new trailer.