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‘Star Wars’ cast visiting ‘Conan’

Poster for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”
Poster for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Lucasfilm

If you were not able to get a ticket for the Dec. 17 screenings of “Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens,” you might want to tune to TBS for that’ night’s “Conan.”

Conan O’Brien will welcome Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaac,Adam Driver, Lupita Nyong’o and Gwendoline Christie, along with director J.J. Abrams.

Please note there is no Mark Hamill.

This will mark the ninth time the cable talk show has featured the cast from a hit show or movie. “Conan” has previously welcomed the casts of the movies “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2” and “X-Men: Apocalypse” as well as the television series “Game of Thrones,” “The Walking Dead,” “Breaking Bad,” “Orange Is The New Black,” “Sons of Anarchy” and “It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia.”

The special “StarW ars” edition of “Conan” will be broadcast 1t 11 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 17.

Rick Bentley: 559-441-6355, @RickBentley1

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