Happy Star Wars Day From J.J. Abrams and Lawrence Kasdan!

Star Wars: Episode VII director J.J Abrams and co-writer Lawrence Kasdan have debuted a video straight from London wishing everyone a happy “Star Wars Day.” The pair also revealed that as production gets ready to begin, we’ll be hearing some more casting announcements for the highly-anticipated sequel. Check out the video below!

Set to star John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow in addition to original cast members Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker, Star Wars: Episode VII will open in wide release on December 18, 2015.