Three stars from The Raid 2 have joined the cast of Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Three of the stars of much-loved martial arts thriller The Raid 2 have been added to the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII — The Force Awakens, according to reports today (January 6th).
According to The Wrap, Iko Uwais, Cecep Arif Rahman and Yayan Ruhian all took part in a top-secret shoot that is to be included a dramatic fight scene in the new sci-fi epic.
Original Star Wars stars Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Kenny Baker and Peter Mayhew are returning for the new film, which has been directed by JJ Abrams.
Andy Serkis, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, 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 watch the first trailer for the film below.