LEGO STAR WARS HOLIDAY SPECIAL Adds Kelly Marie Tran, Billy Dee Williams, & More; New Poster Released

LEGO STAR WARS HOLIDAY SPECIAL Adds Kelly Marie Tran, Billy Dee Williams, & More; New Poster Released

Disney+'s highly anticipated LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special added some big names to its cast, including the legendary Billy Dee Williams as Lando Calrissian and familiar voices from The Clone Wars series!

Disney has announced plans to bring together some of the brightest stars in the Star Wars galaxy for the ultimate holiday family reunion, the LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special.

A poster has been shared by Lucasfilm today ahead of the film's premiere on Disney+ on Tuesday, November 17, a day also known as the fan-favorite holiday Life Day first introduced in 1978's Star Wars Holiday Special. Some big names have now been added to the cast, including Kelly Marie Tran (Rose Tico), Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian), and Anthony Daniels (C-3PO).

Joining them are The Clone Wars veterans Matt Lanter (Anakin Skywalker), Tom Kane (Yoda, Qui-Gon Jinn), James Arnold Taylor (Obi-Wan Kenobi), and Dee Bradley Baker (clone troopers).

The LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special reunites Rey, Finn, Poe, Chewie, Rose and the droids for a joyous feast on Life Day. Rey sets off on a new adventure with BB-8 to gain a deeper knowledge of the Force. At a mysterious Jedi Temple, she is hurled into a cross-timeline adventure through beloved moments in Star Wars cinematic history, coming into contact with Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader, Yoda, Obi-Wan and other iconic heroes and villains from all nine Skywalker saga films. But will she make it back in time for the Life Day feast and learn the true meaning of holiday spirit?   

The animated film is a production of Atomic Cartoons, the LEGO Group, and Lucasfilm. It is directed by Ken Cunningham and written by David Shayne, who is also co-executive producer. James Waugh, Josh Rimes, Jason Cosler, Jacqui Lopez, Jill Wilfert and Keith Malone are executive producers.

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