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Warwick Davis confirms his role in next Star Wars film

Warwick Davis with Ewoks
Warwick Davis with Ewoks Image credit: slashfilm.com

Actor Warwick Davis has revealed he will be returning to a galaxy far far away, confirming he has a role in Star Wars Episode VIII.

Being interviewed on Australian TV Davis, who lives with dwarfism ,remained cagey about his part in the next Star Wars saga, but he dropped a few clues to what we can expect in the anticipated movie: Obviously we're moving into the territory of Episode VIII very soon as well” Warwick hinted ” and much like Empire Strikes Back I'm sure it's going to deliver some quite impactful story moments, and it'll leave us with some cliff hangers as well which resolve in Episode IX."

Warwick first role was in Star Wars: Episode VI- Return of the Jedi – where he played Wicket the Ewok.

Star Wars Episode VIII is set to be released in 2017.