The latest Star Wars movie has a new title – The Force Awakens!
It’s a surprise announcement and one that has got social media buzzing.
Original Star Wars cast members Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Kenny Baker are returning to the series. They will be joined by John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow.
Star Wars Episode VII is directed by J.J. Abrams and has a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan and Abrams. Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams and Bryan Burk are producing with John Williams returning as the composer.
Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens is expected to open worldwide on 17th December 2015.