Star Wars: The Last Jedi premiere photos are a Force to behold
The premiere for Star Wars: The Last Jedi
A nearly life-size AT-M6 "gorilla walker" stomped out its territory on the red (and white) carpet of the premeire of the latest Star Wars movie on Saturday night at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Here's a look at the other towering figures.
The cast of Star Wars: The Last Jedi
We'll start at the end: The entire cast of the Dec. 15 film gathered on stage just before the lights darkened and the galactic battle continued. From left: Anthony Daniels (C-3PO), Joonas Suotamo (Chewbacca), Lupita Nyong'o (Maz Kanata), Andy Serkis (Supreme Leader Snoke), Laura Dern (Admiral Holdo), Benicio Del Toro (DJ), Kelly Marie Tran (Rose Tico), Adam Driver (Kylo Ren), Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Daisy Ridley (Rey), John Boyega (Finn), Gwendoline Christie (Captain Phasma), Domhnall Gleeson (General Hux), and writer-director Rian Johnson.
Mark Hamill and Daisy Ridley
Master and aspiring apprentice. Mark's answer when asked about what it was like to train a new Jedi is: "Do I ...?" As the trailer suggests, Luke Skywalker believes the Jedi Order needs to end.
Lupita Nyong'o, Joonas Suotamo, John Boyega, and Kelly Marie Tran
Maz Kanata poses with Chewie, Finn, and Rose.
John Boyega and Kelly Marie Tran
Finn and Rose 4 Ever.
Billie Lourd and Bryan Lourd
As Lieutenant Connix, Billie Lourd gets a lot of screen time with her late mother, Carrie Fisher. She attended the premiere with her father, CAA co-chairman Bryan Lourd.
Warwick Davis and Joonas Suotamo
Wicket the Ewok meets the new Chewie.
Domhnall Gleeson and Kelly Marie
Hux and Rose, surrounded by Praetorian Guard.
Peter Mayhew is no longer in the Wookiee suit, but he is credited in The Last Jedi as "Chewbacca consultant." Here he poses with C-3PO actor Anthony Daniels.
The writer-director is planning a new Star Wars trilogy after wrapping The Last Jedi.
Adam Driver and Joanne Tucker
Marilou Hamill and Mark Hamill
Kelly Marie Tran
Benicio del Toro
Laura Dern and Producer Kathleen Kennedy
Producer Ram Bergman
R2-D2 and C-3PO
J..J. Abrams and Katie McGrath
Charissa Barton and Alan Tudyk
The K-2SO actor from Rogue One attended with his wife, actress Charissa Barton.
Here's your Marvel/Star Wars mash-up: Black Panther prowling the red carpet.
Thor: Ragnarok's Valkyrie makes an appearance.
The young star of director Ava Duvernay's A Wrinkle in Time.
Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara
Zach Braff and Donald Faison
May the Force be with this Scrubs reunion.
Shield Agent Marie Hill from the Avengers films.
Meredith Salenger and Patton Oswalt
The red carpet was the closest we will get to Oswalt's Marvel/Star Wars crossover filibuster from Parks & Recreation.
The star of Disney Channel's Liv & Maddie series and ABC's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Evie from Disney Channel's Descendants.
Spike Lee and Tonya Lewis Lee
Dajana Roncione and Thom Yorke
Stranger Things alert. Who would win in a fight, a porg or Dart the pollywog?
The Iron Man and Jungle Book filmmaker is now working on a remake of The Lion King.
First Order arrival
Conside this the calm before the stormtroopers.