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      New Star Wars cast revealed

      <font size="2">Disney will release "Star Wars: Episode VII" in December 2015.</font>
      The cast of "Star Wars: Episode VII" has been announced, with actors Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac and Max von Sydow joining the latest incarnation of the space epic. Lucasfilm made the announcement Tuesday on the official "Star Wars" website. The film production company has not said what characters the cast members will be playing. Other new stars include John Boyega, Daisy Ridley and Domhnall Gleeson. They join returning "Star Wars" veterans Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher. Peter Mayhew is also back as Chewbacca and Kenny Baker will reprise RD-D2. Disney will release "Star Wars: Episode VII" in December 2015. The film is expected to begin shooting in May. Disney CEO Bob Iger has said it will be set 30 years after 1983's "Return of the Jedi."Read More at: http://www.local12.com/news/features/top-stories/stories/new-star-wars-cast-announced-11107.shtmlThe cast of "Star Wars: Episode VII" has been announced, with actors Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac and Max von Sydow joining the latest incarnation of the space epic. Lucasfilm made the announcement Tuesday on the official "Star Wars" website. The film production company has not said what characters the cast members will be playing. Other new stars include John Boyega, Daisy Ridley and Domhnall Gleeson. They join returning "Star Wars" veterans Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher. Peter Mayhew is also back as Chewbacca and Kenny Baker will reprise RD-D2. Disney will release "Star Wars: Episode VII" in December 2015. The film is expected to begin shooting in May. Disney CEO Bob Iger has said it will be set 30 years after 1983's "Return of the Jedi."Read More at: http://www.local12.com/news/features/top-stories/stories/new-star-wars-cast-announced-11107.shtmlThe cast of "Star Wars: Episode VII" has been announced, with actors Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac and Max von Sydow joining the latest incarnation of the space epic. Lucasfilm made the announcement Tuesday on the official "Star Wars" website. The film production company has not said what characters the cast members will be playing. Other new stars include John Boyega, Daisy Ridley and Domhnall Gleeson. They join returning "Star Wars" veterans Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher. Peter Mayhew is also back as Chewbacca and Kenny Baker will reprise RD-D2. Disney will release "Star Wars: Episode VII" in December 2015. The film is expected to begin shooting in May. Disney CEO Bob Iger has said it will be set 30 years after 1983's "Return of the Jedi."Read More at: http://www.local12.com/news/features/top-stories/stories/new-star-wars-cast-announced-11107.shtml

      All your favorites will be in the next " Star Wars " movie. Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mahew and Kenny Baker will return in the roles they made famous.

      The new generation will be played by mostly up-and-coming actors. The most well-known is Adam Driver, who plays Lena Dunham's boyfriend in "Girls." Variety says he'll play the main villain.

      The star of "Inside Llewyn Davis," Oscar Isaac, will have a role, as will Max Von Sydow.

      Lucasfilm made the announcement Tuesday on the official "Star Wars" website. The movie will pick up 30 years after "Return of the Jedi."

      READ MORE: 'Star Wars: Episode VII' cast unveiled

      Director J.J. Abrams says it's "thrilling and surreal to watch the beloved original cast " and the new performers "come together to bring this world to life." They'll star t shooting in a couple of weeks.

      Disney will release "Star Wars: Episode VII" in December 2015. The film is expected to begin shooting in May.