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Star Wars fans have a chance to make it big: Appear in Star Wars Episode VII

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Star Wars fans have a chance to make it big! Not only do they have the opportunity to compete for for a chance to appear in Star Wars: Episode VII. It's time to draw your light sabres and battle against the forces of darkness.

Director J.J. Abrams announces (see video) the creation of Star Wars: Force for Change, a brand new Star Wars initiative from Disney and Lucasfilm in collaboration with Bad Robot. This initiative is dedicated to finding creative solutions to some of the world’s biggest problems. The first Star Wars: Force for Change campaign will raise funds and awareness for the United Nations Children’s Fund’s (UNICEF) Innovation Labs and its innovative programs that are benefiting the world’s most vulnerable children.

In Star Wars: Force for Change, Disney and Star Wars fans can join together to make a change beginning with a $1 million dollar donation from Disney and donations from people just like you. How to enter?

Visit for a chance to appear in Star Wars: Episode VII. For each $10 contribution made through the Omaze fundraising platform, eligible participants will be automatically entered for a chance to win this once-in-a-lifetime experience. The campaign runs from 12:01am PST on May 21stth until 11:59pm PST July 18th.

What does the winner receive? The Star Wars: Force for Change Grand Prize includes:

  • Airfare and accommodations to London for one winner and a guest
  • Behind-the-scenes access on the closed set of Star Wars: Episode VII as VIP guests of J.J. Abrams
  • Winner will have the opportunity to meet members of the cast
  • Winner and their guest will then be transformed by makeup and costume teams into a Star Wars character and filmed for a scene in Star Wars: Episode VII.

See for official rules, limitations and details.


UNICEF promotes the rights and well being of every child. . Together with their partners, they work in 190 countries and territories focusing special efforts on reaching the most vulnerable and excluded children. For more information about UNICEF and its work visit: Follow us on Twitter: @unicef and Facebook: UNICEF.

May the force be with you! And with the Force of Change initiative.


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