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WATCH: First trailer released for this final 'Star Wars' trilogy

The Rise Of Skywalker will end the current Star Wars trilogy and will be the last Star Wars movie for a while

April 12, 2019 - 1:51 pm

(KMOX) - The first trailer for Star Wars Episode IX dropped on Friday, along with the title - The Rise Of Skywalker.

The trailer opens with a voiceover from Mark Hamill and an image of a lightsaber-wielding Rey standing alone in the desert.  You'll also see glimpses of Kylo Ren, Poe Dameron, Finn, and BB-8, along with old favorites like Lando Calrissian, C-3P0, and Princess Leia - along with a mysterious, sinister laugh at the end.

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The Rise Of Skywalker will end the current Star Wars trilogy and will be the last Star Wars movie for a while, with the franchise taking a 'hiatus' according to Disney.  The movie hits theaters this December.

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