Lupita Nyong'o Lends Her Voice to New Star Wars Trailer

More details emerge about the "Force Awakens" film.

When it comes to Star Wars, even the slightest bit of new information is enough to get fans excited. So it's no surprise the Internet went into a frenzy when a new international trailer for the film gave us our first real peek into Lupita Nyong'o's character.


While we don't actually see the Oscar winner in the clip, we do hear her character's voice tell us, “Hope is not lost today, it is found."

The new trailer also gives us lots of new John Boyega footage, including his first meeting with Daisy Ridley's character Rey, and a good look at C-3P0 and Chewbacca. Surely, even more will be revealed as we get closer to the film's release date of December 13. is your No. 1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music.

Watch the Japanese trailer for Star Wars: Episode VII — The Force Awakens, and see Lupita in the BET News Exclusive: Black Is Beautiful, below:

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