Everything You Need to Know From the Star Wars Celebration’s Episode IX Panel


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Star Wars Celebration is on in Chicago, and the Episode IX panel was today with Stephen Colbert hosting! Here are the highlights, and the little hints they were willing to give fans.

J.J. Abrams and Kathleen Kennedy were on hand to let us know that they have reworked scenes with Leia that were shot for The Force Awakens, and that she appears in Episode IX.

It’s been confirmed that there’s a time jump between The Last Jedi and Episode IX, and here was the first glimpse of how far we might be looking at:

We also got our first look at Billy Dee Williams back in his Lando capes:

J.J. Abrams was willing to reveal that Episode IX is a journey that the core group of the new era will take together.

Naomi Ackie was revealed as the newest cast member whose name is Jannah. Colbert asked ...