Luke Skywalker actor Mark Hamill 'bittersweet' on Star Wars without Carrie Fisher

Mark Hamill responds to news that Carrie Fisher will appear in next 'Star Wars' via old footage

After Carrie Fisher passed away in 2016, watching the Star Wars films can be emotional.

The cast list for Star Wars: Episode IX was just announced on the Star Wars site, and it comes with a few surprises.

Hamill, who will reprise the role of Luke Skywalker in the film, posted a moving tweet regarding his friend and co-star, in which he described the experience of appearing in a Star Wars movie without Carrie as "bittersweet". Hamill also said that Fisher "would love the worldwide outpouring of affection" after the news broke that she would appear in Episode IX.

With the announcement, Abrams stated the production had the blessing to use the footage from Fisher's daughter, Billie Lourd, who enthusiastically shared the news on her Instagram.

"Finding a truly satisfying conclusion to the Skywalker saga without her eluded us", Abrams said in a press release. "We were never going to recast, or use a CG (computer-generated) character".

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It's been confirmed that production will begin in August, with Abrams directing from a script written by himself and Chris Terrio (Argo, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice), and nearly all of the cast is coming back.

The late actress Carrie Fisher will play the role of Leia Organa through previously unused footage from The Force Awakens.

From this one: There was extra footage of Fisher from Force Awakens, which will be used in Star Wars IX. The plot to the purported finale of the Skywalker Series of Star Wars pics is under wraps, so no clues as to the newcomer roles for Ackie and Grant. Abrams had earlier issued a statement on the matter, reading, "We desperately loved Carrie Fisher".

As previously reported, Hamill confirmed his involvement in the ninth movie along with C-3PO actor Anthony Daniels and Lando Calrissian actor Billy Dee Williams.

Abrams directs the script he co-wrote with Chris Terrio. It's certainly possible, but we're more inclined to believe that Daisy Ridley's heroine is headed back to Jakku where she must begin the next generation of Jedi.

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