John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson e Max von Sydow vão juntar-se ao elenco original da saga - Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew e Kenny Baker em "Star Wars: Episode VII".
Segundo o realizador J.J. Abrams:
"We are so excited to finally share the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII. It is both thrilling and surreal to watch the beloved original cast and these brilliant new performers come together to bring this world to life, once again. We start shooting in a couple of weeks, and everyone is doing their best to make the fans proud." (in starwars.com)
A estreia do novo filme está prevista para 18 de Dezembro de 2015.