Star Wars Episode VIII News: Filming Update, Teaser, Story Details, Cast, & Release Date

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7/18/2016 at 7:00AM

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What you need to know about Star Wars: Episode VIII, including new release date, casting, plot details, and more!

This article contains spoilers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens and potential spoilers for Episode VIII.

Star Wars Episode VIII Latest News

Lucasfilm has announced that Star Wars Episode VIII has finished principal photography! The studio released a short little video to celebrate the end of filming:

“Final slate of the final shot. VIII is officially wrapped,” director Rian Johnson said on Facebook. “Thanks to the best cast and crew in the galaxy, and thanks to the fans for all the love and support though the whole process. Cannot wait to put it together and share it with you all!”

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Star Wars Episode VIII Release Date

Star Wars: Episode VIII will be released on Dec. 15, 2017, which is almost a full seven months later than its initial release date of May 26, 2017. We have the complete schedule of upcoming Star Wars movies right here.

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