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"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" breakout stars Daisy Ridley and John Boyega have been raving about the script of their next film "Star Wars: Episode VIII," but their praises might have been premature since rumors have been circulating that the script is now being revised. "Star Wars: Rogue One" has just been deemed as the most anticipated movie this 2016, so director Gareth Edwards and the rest of the cast and crew of the "Star Wars" spinoff is feeling more pressured than ever to deliver a good movie. One of the things that relieved "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" star John Boyega after the film was released was that he is finally able to talk about spoilers concerning J.J. Abrams' masterpiece. Despite the success met by Disney's December hit movie "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," original helmer George Lucas, who sold the franchise several years ago is not a fan of the movie. As far as movies are concerned this 2016, people simply cannot wait for "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" to come out. As ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ continues to smash records in the world box office and has just passed the $1 billion mark, J.J. Abrams’ latest film might triumph over ‘Avatar’ as the world’s highest-grossing movie in history. It seems like George Lucas just can't seem to let the "Star Wars" franchise go even after he sold it for a whopping $4 billion to Disney. Director J.J. Abrams did a fantastic job with "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," and fans are surely going to rave about the film for many more years to come. Director J.J. Abrams managed to reinvigorate the "Star Wars" franchise with lots of new characters and a compelling storyline, and one such character is Lupita Nyong'o's Maz Kanata. For those who are wondering why Lupita Nyong'o's character Maz Kanata in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" had very little screen presence, director J.J. Abrams has a pretty good explanation. Prior to landing the role of Rey in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," actress Daisy Ridley was admittedly not a huge fan of the "Star Wars" franchise.
'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Original Helmer George Lucas Explains His 'Divorce' With the Franchise
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" will be the first movie in the franchise that is not helmed by George Lucas, since it was produced after he sold Lucasfilm Ltd. to Disney three years ago for $4 billion. The first expansion pack for "Star Wars Battlefront" is now available for those who pre-ordered the game. The DLC, titled Battle of Jakku is connected to the events that will lead up to the upcoming film "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." As the official release date of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ draws near, actors Harrison Ford and Adam Driver are also looking forward to that time when fans get to see their roles in the highly-anticipated movie. With less than a month to go until the ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ movie premiere, director J. J. Abrams recently opened up about a new element in the upcoming film- a new Death Star.