McDiarmid addresses the Latino Review rumor that he is returning to Episode VII as a ghost. His two part response first reads like a statement cultivated by an employer, but the second part reads like a guy that is honestly saying he has no idea regarding his involvement in the film.
“Well, there’s so many rumors. I like you, know nothing, because there are no facts yet. We know that John Williams is doing the music. Kathleen Kennedy announced that when we were all in Essen, but she and everyone else is unable to say anything else at the moment, because I understand they’re still working on the script.