Accompanying a photo of the cast meeting with Abrams, StarWars.com
released the statement, "The Star Wars
team is thrilled to announce the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII
. Actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker in the new film."