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14 April 2019

The image, which is 20 feet tall and 20 feet wide, is composed of 36,440 mini-figures and it took 12 people 38 hours to create and install.

The first official footage of the highly-anticipated Star Wars television spin-off The Mandalorian premiered Sunday at Star Wars Celebration in Chicago.

Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels are animated series that have earned massive followings over their numerous seasons.

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Guinness World Records adjudicator Christina Flounders Colon counts the Stormtroopers. Aside from new Marvel Cinematic Universe series coming to Disney+, fans also have two new Star Wars series to look forward to. This week as fans gathered for the 20th annual Star Wars Celebration, Lego pulled back the curtain on a brand-new version of the iconic ship.

In fact, this year's Tantive IV comes with 21 more pieces (1,768 in total) than the UCS Rebel blockade runner did. Some of the original Star Wars cast members might make an appearance as well, with Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker) and Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian) at the top of the list.

"With the culmination of the Star Wars Saga arriving before the end of the year, the Star Wars: Episode IX panel is one you will definitely not want to miss!" reads the description of the panel on the Celebration site.

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Lego and "Star Wars" have been working together ever since the first prequel "Star Wars" film, "The Phantom Menace", was released in 1999. Lego stated that the "Star Wars" line includes more than 700 different sets and 1,000 minifigures. The Mandalorian will be the first of the live-action series to hit Disney's new streaming service and the second will feature the return of a big screen hero.

Also set to star in the series are Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad), Emily Swallow (Supernatural), Carl Weathers (Predator), Omid Abtahi (American Gods), Werner Herzog (Grizzly Man) and Nick Nolte (Affliction).

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Disney Partners with Coca-Cola for Star Wars Galaxy's Edge