First, it’s confirmed the actor-composer has a cameo in the film, as what looks like a Resistance fighter.
But the Tony winner has also composed a secret song for the new film as well.
Miranda tweeted about the music Tuesday evening: “Now it can be told??” wrote Miranda, who said that he and director J.J. Abrams “wrote a lil music for a planet” in the film, and added: “It’s got a nice beat & you can dance to it. Can’t wait to see it this weekend!”
We suspect its the music in this sequence:
In the meantime, you can see Miranda in his role in HBO’s new fantasy series His Dark Materials.
The Rise of Skywalker opens Dec. 20.