'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' tickets go on sale Cyber Monday

11 day countdown begins for Star Wars fans


MIAMI – Walt Disney announced Friday that tickets for "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" will go on sale at 12:01 a.m. on Cyber Monday.  

Those who choose to buy their tickets from  Fandango will enter a contest for a U-wing model autographed by director Gareth Edwards. The last time Fandango sold tickets for a Star Wars movie, their site crashed. 

Atom Tickets will be offering access to exclusive Disney merchandise with the purchase of the movie ticket. 

Felicity Jones plays Jyn Erson in the new film -- in theaters Dec. 16. Erson, a Rebel Alliance sergeant, leads a mission to steal the Death Star.  She is the daughter of Galen and Lyra Erson, whom she was separated from as a teen.

Mads Mikkelsen, who was recently Kaecilius in Doctor Strange, Forest Whitaker and Diego Luna also start in the film. 

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