‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ announced as title of Episode IX

The final movie in the Skywalker saga arrives on December 20

Director J.J. Abrams and Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy have finally unveiled the name of the ninth film in the Star Wars Skywalker saga. Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is the name of Episode IX, which is set to hit North American theatres on December 20, 2019.

Check out the film’s first official teaser below.

The announcement was made during a showcase at a panel during Star Wars Celebration in Chicago.