Lucasfilm and People Magazine are partnering to bring Star Wars fans an unprecedented live-stream experience on twitter this Friday, December 2 at 10 am PT. Collider reports the stream which will be available on rogueone.twitter.com, will offer fans a sneak peek of the upcoming Star Wars spin-off Rogue One: A Star Wars Story ahead of its release on December 16th.
On hand to answer fans questions will be director Garreth Edwards, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy, as well as cast members including Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Mads Mikkelsen, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Alan Tudyk, and Riz Ahmed. The event will be moderated by People’s deputy editor JD Heyman. All fans have to do is submit their questions for the cast along with the hashtag #AskRogueOne.
People Magazine will also be releasing a special newsstand edition titled “Star Wars: The Secrets of Rogue One”. The special issue will include goggles for a virtual reality experience that will take fans inside the film.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story hits theaters December 16, 2016.
Produced by Lucasfilm, the film stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Mads Mikkelson, Donnie Yen, Alan Tudyk, Jiang Wen and Forest Whitaker. Written by Chris Weitz and Tony Gilroy. Directed by Garreth Edwards.
From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves. In theaters December 2016.