Trailer released for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" (VIDEO)

Posted at 9:17 AM, Apr 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-14 15:23:53-04

The first trailer to "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" was released on Friday at the "Last Jedi" panel in Orlando, Florida. 

The film is a sequel to "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" which premiered in December of 2015. 

Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Mark Hamill will reprise their respective roles. 

The movie is directed by Rian Johnson, who will also be involved in "Star Wars Episode IX" which is slated for a 2019 release. 

"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" opens in theaters on December 15, 2017. 

Check out the trailer here: