Star Wars fans, send your questions on Twitter using the hashtag #AskRogueOne

By Stephanie Petit
Updated December 02, 2016 09:28 AM
Credit: Jake Chessum

Pick up PEOPLE’s special issue, Star Wars: The Secrets of Rogue One, on newsstands now — including a special Star Wars virtual-reality bonus with goggles included! (Or click here to order now.) And watch People Special: Star Wars Rogue One on the new People/Entertainment Weekly Network (PEN). Go to, or download the PEN app on Apple TV, Roku Players, Amazon Fire TV, Xumo, Chromecast, iOS and Android devices..

Get ready for a lightspeed ride back to that galaxy far, far away when Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, the first-ever standalone movie set in the iconic Star Wars universe, hits theaters Dec. 16.

For now, the mysteries are swirling: Just who is heroine Jyn Erso? What should we expect from Darth Vader’s return? Is that shiny droid any relation to C-3PO?

On Dec. 2 at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT, Rogue One‘s stars and filmmakers will answer your questions when PEOPLE’s deputy editor J.D. Heyman hosts a Q&A in collaboration with Twitter and Disney.

Fans will get a glimpse of a never-before-seen clip from Rogue One — which takes place shortly before the events of 1977’s Star Wars: A New Hope and focuses on a group of unlikely heroes who steal the plans to the Death Star. Then director Gareth Edwards and cast members Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Donnie Yen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed and Ben Mendelsohn will chat about the film.

RELATED VIDEO: ‘Rogue One’ Director Gareth Edwards Talks Working With Darth Vader

Star Wars aficionados can send their questions on Twitter using the hashtag #AskRogueOne.

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The livestream will be available worldwide at, Twitter Moments and through @StarWars and @People.

PEOPLE’s Rogue One celebration kicks off on Nov. 30 with the release of a special newsstand edition, Stars Wars: The Secrets of Rogue One, featuring a virtual reality bonus including goggles. To watch the full experience and explore more exclusive virtual reality content, download the LIFE VR app for iOS and Android or visit

In addition, the original special Rogue One: A Star Wars Story will premiere on Nov. 30 on the People/Entertainment Weekly Network (PEN).