The good news is that Ford will not miss any more than the previously announced eight weeks and that the film’s December 18, 2015 release date will still be met by director J.J. Abrams.
Ford’s publicist released a statement reflecting how her client did with his surgery to repair the leg.
"His surgery was successful and he will begin rehab shortly," his publicist said in the statement.
"He's doing well and looks forward to returning to work."
We wish Ford a speedy recovery and can’t wait to see him back in the Star Wars: Episode VII cast alongside old mates Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher -- oh, and those newbies that you can meet below in our slideshow!
Driver had one (important) scene in Lincoln. He had to listen to Daniel Day Lewis talk through something very important... and now he'll be doing some talking on his own as the villain in Star Wars: Episode VII.
One of the most wildly original films we've seen in a long time, Attack the Block, featured the new Star Wars: Episode VII star, John Boyega. Before returning to the galaxy far, far away... check out Boyega's work in Attack the Block.
We're guessing that Daisy Ridley will play Leia and Han's daughter. And this actress is truly a newcomer to the film world as a whole. Although BBC fans might recognize her from the show Casualty -- she's the one on the right.