Lucasfilm, an owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, in association with Bad Robot Productions and Genre Films is in active development on the highly anticipated epic feature film "Star Wars: Episode VII". Although shooting will commence in the summer, studio level casting is now underway with Harrison Ford being the first actor officially on board. Filming will begin with battle scenes being shot in a quarry overlooking the sprawling Bluewater complex not far from London, UK. Filming will also take place in various locations in Los Angeles and New Mexico.
Details on how talent can submit for acting roles, and registration information for extras can be found on the following casting post:
Starring in "Star Wars: Episode VII" is Academy Award nominee Harrison Ford reprising his role as Han Solo from the original Star Wars Trilogy. Two-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee Carrie Fisher has stated that she would like to reprise the role of Princess Leia. Mark Hamill has said that he has "questions" about returning, and wants to know more about what Disney has in mind. Primetime Emmy Award nominee Billy Dee Williams is said to be on the radar to return as the character Lando Calrissian, and has stated that he would be very interested in reprising the role.