Star Wars Episode 7: Will The Stars Of The OT Lead To The Exclusion Of The Newer Cast?

We’re thrilled to have our first co-headline appear at The Metro, where we’ll be bringing the latest Star Wars news to the UK’s biggest free paper.

Our first article focuses on the return of the BIg Three to the big screen.

But are the stars of the original trilogy leading the new film, to the exclusion of the newer cast? No, but it does appear that they’ll be opening the new trilogy and then taking more supportive roles as the newer characters come to the fore in Episode VIII and IX, due in 2017 and 2019 respectively.

If true, it’s a sensible decision by director and co-writer J.J. Abrams (a writer and director well versed in taking existing franchises, notably Star Trek and Mission:Impossible and steering them into new waters), as the world is longing for some classic Star Wars action and who better to bring that to the screen than the franchises Big Three of Ford, Fisher and Hamill?

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