"There were concerns about "Rogue One" A Star Wars Story" after the movie was sent for some reshoots.
A new poster and a new sneak peek trailer for the film were also revealed Friday. Keep your eyes peeled for a shot of Edwards directing him as he fires a large artillery gun out of a flying transport. Rogue One arrives in cinemas on December 16th.
"It's like the fantasy you always have as a kid", director Gareth Edwards says in the video.
One of the most intriguing characters in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is the droid character played by Alan Tudyk. It's packed with Stormtroopers, explosions and other visuals that tease a very visceral intensity, sky high stakes, and a scenario where no one feels safe. On that note, is it just me, or is that Dash Rendar's Outrider at 1:09?
In the Star Wars Rebels clip, it was shown that Ezra and company are rescuing Hondo who might have gathered some intel. We also get a glimpse of the Death Star, massively taking over most of the poster and background. That trilogy has since been relegated to the Legends universe in terms of Star Wars canon but remains a fan favorite.
Due out on December 16, this latest installment of the space opera saga centers on a pair of resistance fighters (played by Felicity Jones and Diego Luna) who set out on a mission to steal the Empire's plans for the Death Star.
Director Orson Krennic (Ben Mendelsohn) He is a different kind of Imperial villain, he said.
In the Star Wars Celebration reel, one actor muses that, with Rogue One, "It's about the humanity of it, which just makes the whole thing so real".
Vader's voice will be provided by James Earl Jones for the first time on the big screen since a brief moment in Revenge of the Sith (2005).