The best bonus bits
EAR- LEIA One of the more interesting deleted scenes reveals that General Organa was originally supposed to be introduced in the film earlier, learning of the Jakku massacre. But her arrival on Takodana had more emotional heft given her reunion with Han Solo.
CARRIE ON In a typical moment of honesty from Secrets Of The Force Awakens, Carrie Fisher admits she made mistakes on her first day because she was so nervous to return to the character.
REY OF LIGHT Finding Rey was the crucial part of casting, and JJ Abrams admits that he was worried about finding someone. But Daisy Ridley blew everyone away with her audition – we see a snippet of it in Secrets Of The Force Awakens.
PEGGED OUT In Creating Creatures, Simon Pegg says that his character, Unkar Plutt, required a suit that was “worryingly hot” when shooting in Abu Dhabi, but he put up with his “silicone prison” because of the chance to be in Star Wars.