Production for Star Wars: Episode VIII is quickly approaching, and the casting call hoax has gone out.
Protip: that 'movie casting call' site continues to be baloney.
— Pablo Hidalgo (@pablohidalgo) December 22, 2015
Pablo Hidalgo is a creative executive at Lucasfilm.
We here at Monkeys Fighting Robots apologize for misleading our amazing audience.
Star Wars: Episode VIII is written and directed by Rian Johnson, and stars Daisy Ridley, Oscar Issac, John Boyega, Carrie Fisher, Gwendoline Christie, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Mark Hamill, and Debicio Del Toro as a new villain.
Star Wars: Episode VIII will be in theaters on May 26, 2017.