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.