‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Teaser Hits Theaters

by | PopCrush

It’s an exciting day for ‘Star Wars‘ fans! The teaser for the new installment to the franchise, ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens,’ debuted today (Nov. 28).

While the teaser’s release date was initially unknown, earlier this week the Bad Robot Twitter account shared a note from director J.J. Abrahms, which read: “A tiny peek at what we’re working on — this Friday in select theaters. Hoe you enjoy and have a most excellent Thanksgiving!” A footnote indicated the clip would be 88 seconds long.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, the teaser is only available in approximately 30 theaters nationwide. Luckily for fans (and anyone curious to see what’s in store for the latest ‘Star Wars’ movie!), you can watch the trailer online as well!

You can see the first ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ teaser in the video above!

Want to know more info? According to Polygon, here’s the teaser trailer’s full description:

Star Wars: The Force Awakens, opens in theaters December 18, 2015. Star Wars: The Force Awakens is directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan & Abrams, and features a cast including actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o, Gwendoline Christie, Crystal Clarke, Pip Andersen, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow. They will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker. The film is being produced by Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Bryan Burk, and John Williams returns as the composer. Star Wars: The Force Awakens is Episode VII in the Star Wars Saga.

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