Report: Return of 'Star Wars' to be filmed in New Mexico

Posted at: 09/17/2013 2:32 PM
Updated at: 09/17/2013 2:41 PM
By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com


Photo: Source: Lucas Films

The Star Wars universe is about to look very familiar to New Mexico residents.

According to New Mexico entertainment blog One Headlight Ink, Star Wars Episode VII will be filmed in the Land of Enchantment.

The blog reports Disney will set up camp at New Mexico's studio facilities in 2014 for filming. 

Not much is known about the plot of Episode VII, but the rumored cast includes Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher, who starred as Luke Skywalker, Han Solo and Princess Leia in the original trilogy.

The new Star Wars film will hit theatres in 2015.