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The first official trailer and title for 'Star Wars Episode IX' has been released - watch

The title of the highly anticipated ninth film in the Skywalker saga has been revealed

2019-04-12

The first official trailer for the highly anticipating Star Wars Episode IX has been released and it looks epic.

For months, fans of the hit sci-fi franchise have been waiting for the trailer and title of the ninth film to be released but now the wait is over.

Officially called, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is the final episode in the Skywalker saga which was kicked off by the very first film back in 1977.

The trailer doesn't give much away but a few familiar faces are seen including Rey (Daisy Ridley), Kylo Ren (Adam Driver), Finn (John Boyega) and Princess Leia - played by the late great Carrie Fisher.

Watch the trailer below: