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100 Days of Star Wars – 99 days until premiere


Day 99

The primary cast of Star Wars: The Force Awakens was announced on April 29, 2014 with a photo of the first table read of the script at Pinewood Studios near London. Pictured are director JJ Abrams with Harrison Ford, Daisy Ridley, Carrie Fisher, Peter Mayhew, producer Bryan Burk, Lucasfilm president and producer Kathleen Kennedy, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Mark Hamill, Andy Serkis, Oscar Isaac, John Boyega, Adam Driver, and writer Lawrence Kasdan. Disney & Lucasfilm originally planned the announcement for May 4th (Star Wars Day), but released the photo early for fear of leaks.