Star Wars: The Last Jedi star Mark Hamill has shared a Thanksgiving Day tribute to the late Carrie Fisher.
As Americans across the United States celebrate Thanksgiving, Mark Hamill took the occasion to share a moving tribute to his friend and co-star Carrie Fisher, who passed away late last year. Posted on his official Twitter account with a previously released image of the pair as Luke and Leia from The Last Jedi, Hamill added that he was thankful for his memories of Fisher.
You can check out Mark Hamill’s post below!
— @HamillHimself (@HamillHimself) November 23, 2017
Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher will reprise their roles as the Skywalker siblings when Star Wars: The Last Jedi arrives in theaters next month:
In Lucasfilm’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the Skywalker saga continues as the heroes of The Force Awakens join the galactic legends in an epic adventure that unlocks age-old mysteries of the Force and shocking revelations of the past.
Written and directed by Rian Johnson, Star Wars: The Last Jedi stars Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Andy Serkis, Laura Dern, Kelly Marie Tran and Benicio del Toro.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi will be released in theaters on December 15, 2017.
5 Ways ‘The Last Jedi’ Links To Greater ‘Star Wars’ Canon
Star Wars: The Last Jedi is right around the corner. The film is the next chapter in the ongoing Skywalker saga. It’s also unique in the Star Wars films as it is the first one to be an immediate sequel to its predecessor. But that does not mean there won’t be plenty of Easter eggs for fans of the greater Star Wars canon to pick up on and enjoy.
One of the biggest criticisms about the previous Star Wars canon, now dubbed Legends, is that ancillary material never connected. Since Disney has taken over and the establishment of the Star Wars Story Group, that has all changed. The modus operandi has been to have everything connect but not in an intrusive way– one that feels more natural to reward the more hardcore fans as well as to intrigue new fans.
Here are 5 ways The Last Jedi links to greater Star Wars canon. Click Next to get started!