Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Episode IX)

Last Updated on: October 2nd, 2022

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing movie Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Episode IX) including casting, reviews, fun facts and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Episode IX) Description

star wars the rise of skywalker movie posterStar Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, the ninth and final episode in the Skywalker saga, welcomed the return of original characters Luke Skywalker, General Leia Organa, Chewbacca, C-3PO, R2-D2, Emperor Palpatine, and Lando Calrissian, along with the latest generation of heroes and villains, including Rey, Finn, Poe, BB-8, Maz, Rose, General Hux and Kylo Ren. Newcomers include Jannah, a new ally of the Resistance; Allegiant General Pryde of the First Order; and smuggler Zorii Bliss. (source)

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Episode IX) Fun Facts

  • At 155 minutes, this is the longest Star Wars movie ever (3 minutes longer than The Last Jedi)

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Episode IX) Cast:
  • Mark Hamill: Luke Skywalker
  • Carrie Fisher: General Leia Organa
  • Adam Driver: Kylo Ren
  • Daisy Ridley: Rey
  • John Boyega: Finn
  • Oscar Isaac: Poe Dameron
  • Lupita Nyong’o: Maz Kanata
  • Domhnall Gleeson: General Hux
  • Anthony Daniels: C-3PO
  • Kelly Marie Tran: Rose Tico
  • Joonas Suotamo: Chewbacca
  • Naomi Ackie: Jannah
  • Billie Lourde: Lieutenant Connix
  • Keri Russell: Zorii Bliss
  • Billy Dee Williams: Lando Calrissian
  • Richard Grant: Allegiant General Pryde

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Episode IX) Crew:
  • Director: J. J. Abrams
  • Producers: Kathleen Kennedy, J. J. Abrams and Michelle Rejwan
  • Writers: J. J. Abrams and Chris Terrio
  • Music: John Williams
  • Cinematography: Dan Mindel

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Episode IX) Details

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  • Year Released: 2019
  • Type of Movie: Live Action
  • Box Office: $1.073 billion
  • Awards: Nominated Academy Awards
  • IMDB Link

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