News: Star Wars Episode IX Cast Revealed

Exciting news from LucasFilm/Disney today as the final cast list was revealed, and both Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill are set to reprise their roles along with the already confirmed Billy Dee Williams returning as Lando Calrisian.

Carrie Fisher will appear via unused footage from Episode VII, Abrams has confirmed. Permission to use the footage was given by series actress and daughter of Carrie Fisher, Billie Lourd.

Returning cast members include Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo, and Billie Lourd. Joining the cast of Episode IX are Naomi Ackie and Richard E. Grant, who will be joined by veteran Star Wars actors Mark Hamill and Anthony Daniels.

So there we have it, some exciting news on the Star Wars front!