New Delhi: The first trailer of the final film in the ‘Star Wars’ sequel trilogy, ‘Episode IX- The rise of Skywalker’, is finally out and it is sure to send chills down your spine.
The trailer was shared on Twitter from the official page of the franchise.
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The two-minute-long trailer opens with Rey in a desert when Luke Skywalker is heard saying “We’ve passed on all we know. A Thousand generations live in you now. But this is your fight.”
In the trailer, Rey can be seen hugging Princess Leia, Luke’s twin sister, played by late Carrie Fisher. As per media reports, Leia’s scene was taken from unused footage.
Episode IX is the last in the third trilogy of the Star Wars franchise created by George Lucas which started in the year 1977 with ‘Episode IV- A New Hope’.
The film, which is being helmed by JJ Abrams, is expected to be released in December.