With the barrage of new TV spots lately, we have something a little different today, for your dose “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” action. Verizon are using new droid to the series BB-8 and Han’s right-hand Wookie, Chewbacca to promote their network in a new commercial.
No actual footage from the film is used, although it does display the cuteness of the new droid, that disney are no doubt going to make millions of the merchandising of said character alone; even before the films release, the little droid has gained iconic status. Check out the footage by pressing play below.
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” opens on December 18th and stars: Daisy Ridley, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Gwendoline Christie, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Warwick Davis, Peter Mayhew, Kenny Baker, Andy Serkis, Max von Sydow and Mark Hamill.