Star Wars: The Force Awakens is mere hours away from hitting theaters, but that doesn’t mean everyone will be able to see the film during early Thursday night screenings — or even on opening weekend. So, to shield fans — and himself — Stephen Colbert is hoping to prevent actual spoilers from taking the spotlight on social media.
Colbert debuted a set of #spoilerspoilers on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert on Wednesday, hoping he and fans can flood social media with fake facts about Kylo Ren’s lightsaber being able to talk and the Ewoks facing a mass extinction rather than actual plot points about the film.
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And those tweets weren’t just for show on The Late Show episode. Colbert posted his best fake spoilers on his Twitter feed, inviting other fans to join in and preserve the story of The Force Awakens … at least until he has a chance to see it.