Did You Know?
Early filming took place with Mark Hamill
and Daisy Ridley
on Skellig Michael off the coast of County Kerry, Ireland in late September 2015. On February 15, 2016 LucasFilm posted a short production announcement video which included some footage and behind-the-scenes shots of the shoot which picks up immediately after the final scene of Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens
(2015). Main photography was scheduled to begin in early January 2016, but was delayed a month reportedly due to script revisions and began on February 15. See more