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Carrie Fisher's Daughter Joins 'Star Wars Episode VII'

June 28, 2014 (4:21 am) GMT
Billie Lourd is reportedly booked to join the seventh installment of 'Star Wars' franchise along with her real-life mother, Harrison Ford, and Mark Hamill.
Carrie Fisher's Daughter Joins 'Star Wars Episode VII'

reportedly will share screen with , her daughter with Bryan Lourd, in her next film. According to a scoop from Latino-Review, Billie has been tapped for J.J. Abrams' hotly-anticipated "Star Wars Episode VII". The role is still unknown, but the daughter of Fisher's Princess Leia is expected to be part of the story.

The movie has started production in Abu Dhabi and London, but the plotline is still kept under tight wraps. Ain't It Cool News suggests [Spoiler Alert!] 's Han Solo will lead "a galaxy-wide search party for Luke Skywalker ()," while Badass Digest adds that the old smuggler will take the new kids on a journey with him.

The film is planned for December 18, 2015. Rumor has it, producer Kathleen Kennedy and director Abrams originally wanted a May 4, 2016 release, but a higher exec at Disney, Bob Iger, stuck to the 2015 date. Another report claims Ford's on-set accident, which left him with a broken leg, could cause a six-month delay, but this report was debunked.

, , , , , , , , and are among the cast. They are joined by the original members like Anthony Daniels, , and Kenny Baker.

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