Star Wars: Episode IX Begins Shooting
The final installment of the Skywalker saga has begun shooting August 1st 2018. Director JJ Abrams tweeted a photo of the set along with a message.
Bittersweet starting this next chapter without Carrie, but thanks to an extraordinary cast and crew, we are ready to go. Grateful for @rianjohnson and special thanks to George Lucas for creating this incredible world and beginning a story of which we are lucky to be a part. #IX pic.twitter.com/FOfnGwVut5— JJ Abrams (@jjabrams) August 1, 2018
John Boyega's Finn is the only character fully viable in the photo, sporting an amazing vest. Chewie is visible in the camera, There is another person present, however they are obscured.
We look forwards to the latest round of set photos, vague tweets from the production, and rumors abound.