Updated May 17th
Now that Star Wars: The Force Awakens has just about asserted its total dominance around the world, moviegoers are already looking ahead to the next installment in the Star Wars franchise, one that’s coming out in 2016. According to a recent poll by Fandango, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is audiences’ most-anticipated film of the new year. But how much do people really know about it?
With the aim of keeping you as informed as possible about this newly minted “most-anticipated” film, we’ve rounded up everything we know about Rogue One: A Star Wars Story for this handy guide. Get caught up on the cast that includes the Oscar-nominated Felicity Jones and the crew that includes Godzilla director Gareth Edwards and Oscar-winning composer Alexandre Desplat. Find out just what separates this first anthology film from the core trilogies and how the filmmakers are planning to make Rogue One stand out. All that and more follows below.