Andy Serkis's Star Wars: The Force Awakens character revealed
Lord Of The Rings star Andy Serkis's role in Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be to play Supreme Leader Snoke.
The news was revealed by the official Star Wars Twitter page, which also showed off a picture of Serkis inside a motion-capture suit. There is no word or picture of what his character will look like when it eventually hits the big screen.
Original Star Wars stars Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Kenny Baker and Peter Mayhew are returning for The Force Awakens, which has been directed by JJ Abrams.
John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Gwendoline Christie, Domhnall Gleeson and Lupita Nyong'o are among the new faces in the cast.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is due for release on December 18th in 2015. You can see the trailer below.