Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - First Trailer
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - Teaser Trailer ©2016 Lucasfilm / Walt Disney

Here’s the first trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars story which just had it’s premiere airing on Good Morning America.

The teaser trailer is quite extensive and action packed lasting almost two minutes so there is plenty to take it.

Rogue One is the first of the stand alone Star Wars movies. These will alternate with the main storyline movies so each year your be able to see a brand new Star Wars film. Following this will be Star Wars VIII in 2017.

The film is in theaters December 16th 2016.

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Star Wars: Rogue One Official Information

[quote_box_center]The filmmakers have assembled a stellar cast, including:-

  • Felicity Jones, nominated for an Academy Award® for her leading role in The Theory of Everything; Diego Luna, who was featured in 2008’s Oscar®-winning Milk and the critically acclaimed Killing Them Softly.
  • Ben Mendelsohn, recently nominated for an Emmy® for his leading role in Bloodline and co-starring in the upcoming Mississippi Grind
  • Donnie Yen, Hong Kong action star and martial artist who starred in Ip Man and Blade II.
  • Jiang Wen, who co-wrote, produced, directed and starred in the award-winning Let the Bullets Fly and Devils on the Doorstep
  • Forest Whitaker, recently featured in the critically-acclaimed Lee Daniels’ The Butler and winner of an Academy Award® for his leading role in 2006’s The Last King of Scotland
  • Mads Mikkelsen, who starred in The Hunt and was the memorable villain from 2006’s Casino Royale
  • Alan Tudyk, who plays a performance-capture character in Rogue One, stars in the soon-to-be-released Con Man series and Trumbo, which releases this November
  • Riz Ahmed, who was recently featured in Nightcrawler and starred in the BAFTA-winning film Four Lions.

Veteran ILM visual effects supervisor John Knoll, who shares a long history with the Star Wars movies, dating back to the mid-1990s, originated the idea for the movie.

Directed by Gareth Edwards.


Colin Davies

The editor of Film Review Online