Carrie Fisher has confirmed with TV Guide that she would be returning as Princess Leia for Star Wars Episode VII. She also stated that Harrison Ford and Mark Hamill are in for the seventh installment of the series as well.
With the script written, the big three from the old school Star Wars trilogy are expected to report for filming in March or April. Director J.J. Abrams hasn’t confirmed anything regarding other Episode VII actors except for his meeting with Breaking Bad star Jesse Plemons (as EB posted yesterday).
Other actors rumored for the film per The Belfast Telegraph include: Michael Fassbender, Hugo Weaving, and Adam Driver. The tentative release date for Star Wars Episode VII is December 2015.
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