http://www.comingsoon.net/movie/star-wars-episode-viii-2017 Star Wars Episode VIII The Last Jedi. Release date: December 15, 2017 (2D theaters and IMAX) Studio: Walt Disney Pictures, Lucasfilm Director: Rian Johnson MPAA Rating: N/A Screenwriter: Rian Johnson Starring: Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong'o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Andy Serkis, Benicio Del Toro, Laura Dern, Kelly Marie Tran Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure Duration: N/A Copyright Holder: N/A Copyright: N/A After shooting a scene for episode 8 on Skellig Michael, Mark Hamill dropped by a bar. Star Wars producer Kathleen Kennedy confirms that entire cast will return for eighth film. http://www.msn.com/da-dk/?ocid=U218DHP&pc=U218 Returning: The entire Star Wars cast will return for the next film Ian West/PA Wire. Star Wars producer Kathleen Kennedy has confirmed that the entire cast of The Force Awakens will return for the next film. The president of Lucasfilm has said that iconic cast members Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher will all appear in Episode VIII, as will newcomers John Boyega and Daisy Ridley. Speaking to Bang Showbiz at the London premiere on Wednesday night, Kennedy said: “There will be a handful of new cast members in Episode VIII but also all the cast members you see here tonight will be in it as well.” She also admitted that the cast won’t have much of a break following the current promo tour as they’ll begin filming again in the New Year. “We're excited to get back together. We start shooting Episode VIII in January, we've been prepping the movie for the last year and (writer-and-director) Rian Johnson has been doing an amazing job,” she said.