Fans are about to get the first real details about the hotly anticipated “Star Wars: Episode IX”.
Stephen Colbert is hosting a big panel at the Star Wars Celebration convention, featuring director J.J. Abrams, producer Kathleen Kennedy and cast members Anthony Daniels, Billy Dee Williams, Oscar Isaac, Daisy Ridley, John Bodega, Kelly Marie Tran and more, streaming live at 12 p.m. on Friday.
Nobody knows quite what will be revealed from the film, but past Star Wars Celebration panels have premiered footage and trailers. The stars of “Episode IX” are also expected by some to appear on the panel.
“Star Wars: Episode XI”, the planned capper to the Skywalker saga, is set for release Dec. 20.