Learn about BB-8's History Narrated By Patrick Stewart

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You'd be hard-pressed to find a better narrator -- especially for something in the realm of sci-fi and fantasy -- than Patrick Stewart.

The star of numerous X-Men and Star Trek stories, Stewart is one of the most beloved and distinguished actors still active in such projects...and now he's one of only a few people to cross party lines and work with both Star Trek and Star Wars properties.

...Kinda...!

Star Wars: The Force Awakens, directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan & Abrams, features a cast including actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o, Gwendoline Christie, Crystal Clarke, Pip Andersen, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow. They will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits theaters December 18, 2015, kicking off a new trilogy of Saga films as Episodes VIII and IX are already scheduled.