Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is lastly hitting theaters in December and can see the finish of the lengthy and beloved Skywalker Saga. The film will characteristic loads of acquainted faces, together with Billy Dee Williams, who’s finest recognized for taking part in Lando Calrissian in Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Bacokay and Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. This will mark Williams’ first time donning the cape since 1983, and followers are desperate to see his return. The actor is fairly energetic on Twitter, and not too long ago shared a throwback picture of himself with Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Carrie Fisher (Leia Organa), and Harrison Ford (Han Solo).
— Billy Dee Williams (@realbdw) September 12, 2019
“The formidable FOUR! #rollingstone #annieliebovitz,” Williams wrote.
Many individuals commented on the put up, clearly loving this journey down reminiscence lane:
“Legends! No one can compare,” @zoyasnikoIai wrote.
“I hear that these four can bring down empires,” @ABHibbs21 added.
“A wonderful and fun picture! Thank you for sharing it! Can’t wait to see you in IX,” @DWaltonDameM replied.
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is about to star a returning Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo, and Billie Lourd. New solid members embody Naomi Ackie, Richard E. Grant, and Keri Russell, and the returning veteran actors are Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Billy Dee Williams, and Ian McDiarmid as the Emperor. According to the director, J.J. Abrams, Leia shall be featured in the movie utilizing unreleased footage of Carrie Fisher from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
During the Episode IX panel at Star Wars Celebration earlier this yr, Abrams teased what followers can count on from the upcoming film:
“The movie doesn’t pick up immediately after the last film,” he shared. “Some time has passed. This movie is an adventure the group goes on together. One of the great things about getting to work on the movie is the dynamic between all of the characters. They’re amazing together, and it’s something I’m excited for you all to see.”
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is anticipated to hit theatres on December 20th.