Fans fete ‘Star Wars’ on China’s Great Wall
BEIJING – Donning light sabers, “Star Wars” fans gathered at China’s Great Wall ahead of the release of the highly-anticipated next episode of the sci-fi saga.
A new trailer for “Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens” debuted on Monday during halftime of ESPN’s National Football League game.
A Chinese version trailer was released on Tuesday at a Disney promotional event for the movie at the landmark Great Wall, where Stormtrooper figures were displayed.
More than 200 “Star Wars” fans attended.
“Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens” is released in the United States in December and in China in January. -Reuters