|Production company||:||Lucasfilm Ltd.|
|Produced by||:||Kathleen Kennedy, J. J. Abrams, Michelle Rejwan|
|Written by||:||J. J. Abrams|
|Distributed by||:||Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures|
|Stars||:||Billie Lourd, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, etc.|
|Genre||:||Action, Adventure, Fantasy|
It will be the third installment of the Star Wars sequel trilogy—following The Force Awakens (2015) and The Last Jedi (2017)—and the final episode of the nine-part 'Skywalker saga'. The film is being produced by Lucasfilm and Bad Robot Productions, and will be distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. Its ensemble cast includes Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong'o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Richard E. Grant, Keri Russell, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams, and Ian McDiarmid.
The Rise of Skywalker will see the Resistance face the First Order once more, and the end of the ancient conflict between the Jedi and the Sith. Principal photography began in August 2018 at Pinewood Studios in England, and wrapped in February 2019. The film is scheduled to be released in the United States on December 20, 2019.