There’s no-doubt that Star Wars is a popular talking point in conversation at the moment. Discussing just “how totes amazing” the film franchise is can be difficult for the non-fans, who straight-up have no idea what’s going on.
They are not alone though. When the first Star Wars film was released in 1977, western media was suppressed in China.
To get Chinese viewers and worldwide non-believers excited about the new film The Force Awakens, The Late Show host Stephen Colbert gave the perfect summary of what they’ve missed in the lead-up to the new film.