Help Us, JJ – You’re Our Only Hope
The original Star Wars casting parade continues this week as Carrie Fisher becomes the latest of the movie’s original cast to either be rumored or confirm she will be in “Star Wars: Episode VII” to be directed by J.J. Abrams [of “Star Trek” and “Mission Impossible” fame]. Fisher joins Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill as the daring trio Princess Leia, Han Solo and Luke Skywalker taking on the evil Empire of Darth Vader, to have already committed or are rumored to have committed to the seventh installment in the wildly successful film franchise. No word has been announced yet on the availability of the members of the Cantina Band.
“Star Wars: Episode VII” is currently scheduled for a 2015 release.