Bored, stuck-at-home Star Wars fans are about to have their quarantine spirits lifted with Disney+ announcing Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will be available for streaming a full two months earlier than expected!
— Disney+ (@disneyplus) April 27, 2020
The final film in the Luke Skywalker series will be available for streaming on Disney+ starting May 3 – aka “Star Wars Day.”
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker was directed by JJ Abrams and was released in theaters last December.
It’s gonna be May… on #DisneyPlus! #ThePrincessBride, Prop Culture, and #Maleficent: Mistress of Evil are just a few titles to look forward to next month. Inconceivable?! Not even. pic.twitter.com/9BCXgIAuup
— Disney+ (@disneyplus) April 25, 2020
Disney+ also announced The Princess Bride, Prop Culture, and Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, among others will be added to the streaming service in May.