Vanity Fair has released seven portraits online from their new Star Wars: The Force Awakens cover issue. You can check them out below with new details about the characters.
Next-generation bad guy Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) commands snowtroopers loyal to the evil First Order on the frozen plains of their secret base.
Dashing Resistance pilot Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac) stands alongside his trusty X-wing fighter.
Galactic travelers, smugglers, and other assorted riffraff fill the main hall of pirate Maz Kanata's castle.
Actress Daisy Ridley for a scene in which her character, the young heroine Rey, pilots her speeder through a bustling marketplace on the planet Jakku.
Members of the brain trust behind The Force Awakens: composer John Williams, producer and Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy, co-writer Lawrence Kasdan, and director and co-writer Abrams, photographed at Bad Robot, Abrams's production company, in Santa Monica.
A small galaxy's worth of tracking dots affixed to Lupita Nyong'o's face allowed artists at Industrial Light & Magic to transform her into the C.G.I. character Maz Kanata.
Here, in the final Annie Leibovitz portrait from the set of 'The Force Awakens' is 'Game of Thrones' star Gwendoline Christie in all her helmeted glory. Captain Phasma is a member of the First Order—the film's new version of the evil Empire.