Star Wars: The Force Awakens spotlighted in latest issue of Vanity Fair

The Force is strong this week with Star Wars fans, as May 4 and 5 are celebrated as “May The 4th Be With You” and “Revenge Of The 5th” respectively. With a brand new film slated for release in “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” this December, a lot of believers of The Force are anxious to see some juicy new details and stuff hailing from the new film that’s directed by J.J. Abrams.

Well, they certainly got their wish, as Vanity Fair has released teasers from their upcoming new issue that spotlights Episode VII and gives a sneak peek at the old and new guards converging in a new adventure!

strwrsvntyfrpic
image-2684

 

Here’s the cover to the latest issue of Vanity Fair, which spotlights The Force Awakens and shows some of the new cast in Finn (John Boyega), BB-8, Rey (Daisy Ridley), and classic heroes in Chewbacca and Han Solo (Harrison Ford). Shot by Annie Leibovitz, the June issue is set to hit newsstands on May 12, while a digital version will be out by May 7.

Take a look at the production process of the cover, as featured in this video by Vanity Fair.

 
Also accompanying the feature were a few production stills, showing off Adam Driver as the unmasked Sith Kylo Ren and accompanied by Snow Troopers.

strwrskylornpic
image-2685

Also featured were Maz Kanata and her Space Pirates.

mzkntapic
image-2686

And there’s one with J.J. Abrams on set and directing a scene, which takes place in the sand planet of Jakku.

jjabrmsstrwrs
image-2687

 

Check out more stills and information on the upcoming Vanity Fair issue via their official website or through iO9.

Star Wars The Force Awakens hits theaters on December 18, 2015.

Author: Tim Villasor

Editor-at-Large of Ungeek PH. Regularly cosplays as Batman (founding member of Justice PH) for events. Writer for GMA Sci-Tech and former contributor to Playground Magazine. Pop culture Crusader.

Share This Post On

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *