It was a Japanese flyer months ago which revealed that The Last Jedi would reveal the greatest shock in the history of Star Wars.
It is fitting that Johnson, along with his stars Mark Hamill and Daisy Ridley, took to the stage in Tokyo earlier this week to thrill fans with some new revelations.
While the worldwide Star Wars community waits impatiently for the main trailer for Episode 8 to finally arrive, lucky Japanese fans heard the latest news from The Last Jedi.
Johnson answered questions about this huge shock, plus whether Rey turns to the Dark Side, if anything is coming that will match that Luke and Darth Vader revelation and much more.Related articles
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Spanish Star Wars website La Prensa Imperial reported on the eight big revelations from the press conference. Scroll down to see Rian Johnson on stage.
1. When he was asked to reveal someting no-one else knew yet, Johnson revealed that his friend Joseph Gordon Leavitt will be voicing one of the aliens in Episode 8.
2. Daisy Ridley and Mark Hamill admitted that they were shocked