A lot of people were expecting a big Episode VII announcement yesterday on the now-annual Star Wars Day. We got the full trailer for Star Wars Rebels, Iger took a selfie with Chewie, and that was about it in terms of big announcements.
However, we did hear from the writer and director of Star Wars Episode VII. Since Lucasfilm dropped the big casting announcement on Tuesday of last week, they really didn’t have much to say about the movie yesterday. So JJ Abrams and Lawrence Kasdan filmed a quick video greeting from the UK, and the big thing most people took from the greeting is that Abrams said that casting announcements would “continue”. That means we’ll likely be seeing more cast members announced over the next months.
Here’s the video: