During Wednesday night’s Olympics coverage, Disney LucasFilm has just released a new trailer for the upcoming Star Wars spin-off film Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The trailer gives viewers a hefty peek at the new characters (or at least, new to the movies) that will be gracing the silver screen as they try to save the Rebellion and get into all sorts of space shooty stuff.
You can check out the trailer below:
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is set before the events of a New Hope and will follow a ragtag group of unlikely heroes who plan to steal the plans for the Empire’s Death Star. The film boasts of an all star cast list that includes Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Jiang Wen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed and Forest Whitaker. The film is slated for a December 16 release.