Tickets for the new 'Star Wars' go on sale Monday night; official poster revealed

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On Sunday, Disney and Lucasfilm released the official poster for "The Force Awakens," the next film in the "Star Wars" saga, and announced that advance tickets for the film go on sale Monday night.

The full trailer for the film will air during ESPN's "Monday Night Football," and immediately after, tickets will go on sale at theaters and online movie ticket sellers.

Here's confirmation from a Lucasfilm publicist:

Here's the official poster:

The football game, between the New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles, kicks off at 8:15 pm EST.

"The Force Awakens" will be released in theaters December 18.

See photos of the BB-8 droid which will be featured in the upcoming "Star Wars" film:

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Tickets for the new 'Star Wars' go on sale Monday night; official poster revealed
ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 16: (L-R) Droid builder Oliver Steeples, director J.J. Abrams, producer Kathleen Kennedy and moderator Anthony Breznican with R2-D2 and BB-8 onstage during Star Wars Celebration 2015 on April 16, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney)
ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 16: Droid BB8 on display inside the 'Star Wars The Force Awakens' exhibit on Day One of Disney's 2015 Star Wars Celebration held at the Anaheim Convention Center on April 16, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)
ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 16: Inside the 'Star Wars The Force Awakens' exhibit on Day One of Disney's 2015 Star Wars Celebration held at the Anaheim Convention Center on April 16, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)
ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 16: Actor Oscar Isaac attends Star Wars Celebration 2015 on April 16, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney)
Visitors look at the Star Wars rice paddy with film characters, BB8 (L), C-3PO (C) and R2-D2 (R) in Inakadate village in Aomori prefecture on August 1, 2015. The Star Wars rice paddy was made to commemorate the upcoming film 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' which will be released in December. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA (Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)
A new Star Wars Nebuta float featuring Rey, Kylo Ren and BB-8 (L) moves beside traditional Nebuta float (R) during the eve of the Nebuta summer festival in Aomori city, Aomori prefecture on August 1, 2015. Four Star Wars Nebuta floats were introduced to commemorate the Star Wars series new movie, 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' which will show in world wide from December this year. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA (Photo credit should read TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)
ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 16: R2-D2 (L) and BB-8 attend Star Wars Celebration 2015 on April 16, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney)
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