Matt Smith Joins STAR WARS: EPISODE IX In Major Role


Matt Smith (Doctor Who) has been cast in a key role for Star Wars Episode IX.

No details have been revealed about the role he will play so we’l have to wait and see. Other new cast for Episode IX include Keri Russell, Richard E. Grant, Dominic Monaghan, and Naomi Ackie.

The film will be directed by JJ Abrams after Colin Trevorrow left the project. Billy Dee Williams will reprise his role as Lando Calrissian and there will be an appearance by the late Carrie Fisher using footage recorded before her death.