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Video: Star Wars - Twitter reacts to 'The Last Jedi' announcement

The name for the next instalment in the Star Wars film franchise has been revealed as The Last Jedi.

The eighth Star Wars film, otherwise known as Star Wars: Episode VIII, follows 2015's successful The Force Awakens, the first of a new sequel trilogy.

A tweet shared by the Star Wars account read: "It's official. Star Wars: The Last Jedi is the next chapter of the Skywalker saga. This December. #TheLastJedi."

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