Star Wars: John Williams Likely To Score Episode VII

Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford in "Star Wars" Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford in "Star Wars"

The man who created Darth Vader’s iconic and chilling theme music is likely to return to a galaxy far, far away!

According to director J.J. Abrams, composer John Williams will likely score the upcoming “Star Wars: Episode VII.”

During a press conference for his latest sci-fi movie, “Star Trek Into Darkness,” J.J. spoke about the five-time Oscar winner returning.

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“Again, for ‘Star Wars,’ it’s very early days, but I believe that, going forward, John Williams will be doing that film because he was there long before I was,” J.J. said/told??

In 1978, Williams won an Oscar for his score for “Stars Wars: A New Hope.”

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“Star Wars: Episode VII” has a tentative release date of 2015.

-- Jesse Spero

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