New Star Wars Force Awakens teaser released on Instagram

The promo for Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens was posted on the movie's official account using the photo and video-sharing site's new landscape format.

The caption below simply says: "There has been an awakening..."

The film is due for release in the UK just before Christmas this year.

The plot comes 30 years after Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi.

The 15 second clip does not give away any of the latest storyline.

Dwayne Johnson joins Disney's live-action Jungle Cruise

The 43-year-old professional wrestler, who goes by his ring name The Rock, has joined Disney's live-action Jungle Cruise. Writers John Requa and Glenn Ficarra are also attached to the project, which is currently in development.

According to The Wrap, the film, which is based on the popular theme park ride, does not yet have a director. The site also reports that Johnson's film is expected to be a period piece.