Tim Rose and Mike Quinn reprise their roles as Admiral Ackbar and Nien Nunb, respectively from Return of the Jedi. Quinn previously performed Nien Nunb with Richard Bonehill before his passing, while Kipsang Rotich provided the character's voice. Kenny Baker served as "consultant" for R2-D2. Gwendoline Christie stars as Captain Phasma, an officer in the First Order. Dave Chapman and Brian Herring served as puppeteers for BB-8, with Bill Hader and Ben Schwartz credited as "Vocal Consultants". Ken Leung appears as Statura, an admiral in the Resistance. Simon Pegg appears as Unkar Plutt, the Junkyard dealer on Jakku. Greg Grunbergplays Snap Wexley, an X-wing pilot. Kiran Shah plays Teedo, a scavenger on Jakku who rides a semi-mechanical Luggabeast. Jessica Henwick stars as Jessika "Jess Testor" Pava, an X-wing pilot. Yayan Ruhian, Iko Uwais and Cecep Arif Rahman appear as Tasu Leech, Razoo Qin-Fee, and Crokind Sand, members of Kanjiklub Gang, a criminal organization. Warwick Davis appears as Wollivan, a tavern-dweller in Maz Kanata's castle. Thomas Brodie-Sangster plays Thanisson, a First Order Petty Officer. Billie Lourd appears as Connix, a lieutenant in the Resistance.
Daniel Craig, Michael Giacchino and Nigel Godrich cameo as stormtroopers. Abrams' assistant, Morgan Dameron, appears as a Resistance officer, while his father, Gary Abrams, appears as Captain Cypress. Additionally, Emun Elliott, Crystal Clarke, Mark Stanley, Pip Andersen, Christina Chong, Miltos Yerolemou, Maisie Richardson-Sellers, Amybeth Hargreaves, Leanne Best, Harriet Walter, Judah Friedlander, and Kevin Smith were cast in minor roles. Abrams has a vocal cameo
|Directed by||J. J. Abrams|
|Based on||Characters |
by George Lucas
|Music by||John Williams|
|Distributed by||Walt Disney Studios|