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STAR WARS NEWS: Rogue One Secrets to be Revealed Next Week

By Muuka Muyumba

As we draw closer to Star Wars Celebration in England this month, Disney, ABC, and Lucasfilm are debuting a new trailer next week on a TV special.

According to the fansite Marking Star Wars, on July 15th ABC will air “Secrets of the Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey” which will detail the behind-the-scenes development and reaction to The Force Awakens. Along with some unique views from The Force Awakens, a “3-minute trailer for ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’, according to the TV listings.

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Rogue One tells the infamous story of the rebels who would go on the steal the plans for the first Death Star. The story has crystallized over the last few months as we’ve learned that Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones) will be the focus of the film as she is a young woman who has grown up on her own most of her life, building a life based on crime against the Empire. Erso is drawn into the Rebel plans after being caught by the Rebellion and forced into action against the Empire.

Not only do we get a new trailer this week, but we also got some new closer looks from the film.

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was directed by Gareth Edwards (Godzilla 2014) from a screenplay by Chris Weitz (About a Boy), and a story by Gary Whitta (Book of Eli) and John Knoll (Star Wars Prequels), and also stars those not pictured above, Ben Mendelsohn (Animal Kingdom) as Director Orson Krennic, Alan Tudyk (Firefly) as K2SO, Mads Mikkelsen (Casino Royale) as Galen Erso, Riz Ahmed (Nightcrawler) as Bodhi Rook, Genevieve O’Reilly (The Matrix Reloaded) as Mon Mothma, and Oscar-winner Forest Whitaker (The Last King of Scotland) as Saw Gerrera.

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story hits theaters on December 16, 2016.