The new Star Wars The Force Awakens Movie was scheduled to launch on the 18th of December and now Disney has announced that the movie will launch in the UK a day earlier, on the 17th of December.
The news was announced in Twitter by the official Star Wars UK account, you can see the tweet below.
The Force Awakens will be released in the UK on December 17th. The hundred day countdown starts today! pic.twitter.com/GRlWtZfWMl
— Star Wars UK (@StarWarsUK) September 7, 2015
It is not clear as yet on whether this new date of the 17th of December is for the UK only or if it is for the rest of the world.
As soon as we get some details on why the launch date of the movie in the UK has changed and whether the launch date will change in other countries, we will let you guys know.
The movie takes place 30 years after the Return of the Jedi and it will star some of the original cast which includes Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher, as well as a range of new stars.