Inside the 'Star Wars' after party at Kensington Palace: Who was on the guest list?

As if attending the premiere of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" wasn't cool enough, for a few select guests, the really amazing part came after the screening.

To cap off an already-magical night, famous faces poured into none other than Kensington Palace for a star-studded after-party. A spokesman for the palace said that the royal family did not fund the event and it was held on the palace's public grounds.

Prince Harry and Prince William, of course, live in Kensington Palace along with the Duchess of Cambridge and several other royal figures. Interestingly, reports emerged that the princes in fact did not attend the party, despite their involvement in the film and their presence at the premiere. That means that Kate Middleton and Meghan Markel were also absent from the festivities.

Those who did party hard on palace grounds included "Star Wars" lead actors Daisy Ridley, John Boyegea and Laura Dern, as well as UK native Andrew Garfield -- who isn't in the cast, but who would turn down such an invitation?

"At Kensington Gardens for our after party," Dern wrote on Instagram. "With my gorgeous friend and mentor, Andrew."

It's unclear if the real-life Luke Skywalker, Mark Hamill, attended the party -- he was active on Twitter late Tuesday night, although it's possible he was just popping onto his phone every once in awhile while enjoying the evening.

Earlier in the night, Prince William and Harry were beyond enchanted to meet beloved droid BB-8. Take a look at the photos in the slideshow below.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Prince Harry and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Neil Mockford/FilmMagic)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Prince Harry and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Neil Mockford/FilmMagic)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: (L-R) Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Eddie Mulholland - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (L) and Prince Harry attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (L) and Prince Harry attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Prince Harry is pictured with a Stormtroppers helmet as he attends the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by John Stillwell - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge is pictured with a Stormtroppers helmet and Eloisa Lerner, 8 yeard old, as they attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by John Stillwell - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Actors Daisy Ridley and Mark Hamill attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
Daisy Ridley (left) and Mark Hamill attending the european premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi held at The Royal Albert Hall, London. (Photo by Matt Crossick/PA Images via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Prince Harry attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein / WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Actress Daisy Ridley attends the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Actress Laura Dern attends the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Actress Kelly Marie Tran attends the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
Gwendoline Christie attending the european premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi held at The Royal Albert Hall, London. (Photo by Matt Crossick/PA Images via Getty Images)
Daisy Ridley attending the european premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi held at The Royal Albert Hall, London. (Photo by Matt Crossick/PA Images via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: John Boyega attends the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at the Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Kelly Marie Tran attends the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Actor Adam Driver attends the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Neil Mockford/FilmMagic)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Actor John Boyega attends the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Actors Daisy Ridley and Mark Hamill attend the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Actor Mark Hamill attends the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' at Royal Albert Hall on December 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)
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