Filming The Force Awakens Desert Scenes And Other Tales Of The Star Wars

For many people, it’s Star Wars Day! The American public will finally get to see the film at 7pm local time. After which, the floodgates of opinion, speculation and spoilers will burst open. But in the meantime, there are still plenty of Star Wars tales to tell…

This behind-the-scenes video takes you to the Abu Dhabi locations of The Force Awakens:

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Carrie Fisher and her dog Gary light up the Live with Kelly and Michael set with their unpredictable antics. Much of what she says is a put-on.

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And as a contrast flashback, here’s a look at what promoting Star Wars looked like in 1977 as Fisher visits The Mike Douglas Show.

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Lastly, John Boyega presents his Daisy Ridley impression while they visit with Ellen DeGeneres: