‘Star Wars” Episode IX Gets A Name & Teaser Trailer

The Star Wars Celebration event kicked off with a panel featuring many of the stars from the upcoming Star Wars Episode IX movie, along with director J.J. Abrams and Lucasfilm’s Kathleen Kennedy. The audience was reintroduces to the main heroes from The Last Jedi, and got to see and hear from the returning Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian) from the original trilogy.

Fans were also introduced to new characters appearing in IX:

Finally the audience was shown the teaser trailer for the film…

Which provided the title: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

The Rise of Skywalker will arrive December 20.

Minor Update: Teaser poster added.