Fans notice that Star Wars official Twitter account has started following Johnson and Dawson, sparking speculation that they may be announced as the new cast members of future 'Star Wars' movie.
Recent rumors said that Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Rosario Dawson might join future "Star Wars" movie. The rumors emerged after fans noticed that "Star Wars" official Twitter account started following the two actors. Some speculated that Johnson and Dawson would be announced as new cast members of future "Star Wars" movie at upcoming "Star Wars" Celebration in Orlando on April 14.
Fans also noticed that Dawson once spoke about her excitement towards the franchise. Recently, her Twitter header was replaced with an image with Yoda's quote "Do or do not. There's no try," sparking speculation that "Marvel's The Defenders" star might have an involvement with the movie.
As for Johnson, "The Fate of the Furious" actor had never been linked with "Star Wars" franchise before. Johnson will soon be seen in the eighth "Fast and Furious" movie and will star as Mitch Buchanan in "Baywatch". He will also star in Disney's "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle".
"Star Wars" Celebration will be attended by director Rian Johnson and Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy. According to StarWars.com, the celebration promises a few surprises and special guests.
Specific detail is still kept under wraps, but showcase reel and footage from "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" are highly expected. In April 2015, "Star Wars" Celebration was held at Anaheim Convention Center, where a brand new trailer of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" was unveiled.