Behind the Scenes of the First 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Table Read

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Oscar Isaac (L) and John Boyega participate in the first “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” table read

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Table Read Video Debuts

The force was with multiple generations!

As revealed in this behind-the-scenes clip from the first “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”  table read, stars of the iconic sci-fi franchise were all on hand to bring the most current screenplay to life.

Newbies Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver, Domhnall Gleeson and Oscar Issac — along with original stars Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill — were all present for the big day.

“This was going to be the first gathering of this original cast, new cast, this core group of people that were going to be part of making this movie, and we wanted to document it …,” says an unidentified voiceover in the clip. “Just as a fan of ‘Star Wars,’ to see them all together was an incredible thrill.”

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The First Order lands at SXSW in Austin, Texas

‘Secrets of the Force’ Documentary: The First Order Lands at SXSW for Presentation

This Disney-released clip and soon-to-be-legendary first photo, comes shortly before “Secrets of The Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey” makes its debut at this year’s South By Southwest Film Festival in Austin, Texas. Already, a spectacular presentation of the First Order has landed at the SXSW Festival on Friday, featuring two Stormtroopers standing guard.

The documentary, which is included in the DVD package, offers an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the making of one of the most successful box office hits of all time.

Director J.J. Abrams‘ film earned more than $926 million domestic in its Dec. 28 release and $2.05 billion worldwide.

The digital HD and DVD release of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” will also feature exclusive behind-the-scenes moments from the hit film along with the “Secrets” documentary and bonus material.

The repackaging of the hit sequel will be available for home viewing early on Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere on April 1, and on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on April 5.

Video: Watch Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and More at ‘Star Wars’ Table Reading