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Two unknown actors join ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’

The eagerly anticipated Star Wars: Episode VII has started filming and two new actors have joined cast. The official Star Wars website made the announcement yesterday that unknowns Pip Andersen and Crystal Clarke are going to be a part of the beloved series. Andersen and Clarke were both cast through the open audiences that were held in the US and the UK last year. Andersen is a British actor and a parkour expert who has appeared in the Spider-man Commercial for Sony which you can watch here. Clarke is an American actress who was studying at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Glasgow; she has performed in theater and she is set to be in The Moon and The Sun with Pierce Brosnan and William Hurt. Pip-Anderson-Crystal-Clarke-Star-Wars-Episode-VII-Casting Star Wars: Episode VII already boasts an impressive cast, including Adam Driver, John Boyega, Andy Serkis, newcomer Daisy Ridley and the original cast. J.J. Abrams is directing and principal photography will start on May 16 in Abu Dhabi before moving to Pinewood Studios in England. Star Wars: Episode VII will be released on December 18 2015.


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