Ron Howard, director of the upcoming Han Solo standalone film, recently was asked about making a sequel to his 1988 film Willow. He surprisingly answered that he recently worked on a current project with Warrick Davis, which subtly reveals that he will be joining the cast of the standalone Han Solo film. Currently it is unknown what role he will play in the film, however it is nice to see a long time veteran to play a role in the film. No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates. The Han Solo standalone film is set toRead More
Lucasfilm has recently announced the Ron Howard will be taking directorial duties for the Han Solo standalone film. Kathleen Kennedy had this to say about the announcement. “At Lucasfilm, we believe the highest goal of each film is to delight, carrying forward the spirit of the saga that George Lucas began forty years ago,” said Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm. “With that in mind, we’re thrilled to announce that Ron Howard will step in to direct the untitled Han Solo film. We have a wonderful script, an incredible cast and crew, and the absolute commitment toRead More
The official Star Wars website has updated with the first look at the cast of the upcoming Han Solo standalone film. Filming for the movie has started at the Pinewood Studios in London. It has also been confirmed that Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Thandie Newton have joined the cast of the film. For those who aren’t aware the film will feature the story of Han Solo before the events of Star Wars Episode VI: A New Hope. The film is directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. Phil Lord and Christopher Miller had to this to say about theRead More
Rumors were floating around for some time that Woody Harrelson will be a part of the upcoming Han Solo film. Today, the official Star Wars website updated with the confirmation that he will indeed be in the film. Woody Harrelson is a veteran actor who is best known for his roles in the Hunger Games, Zombie Land, and more. Currently his role has not be revealed, however it is nice to see his inclusion in the film. Directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller had a short statement about his inclusion. “We couldn’t be more excited to work withRead More
The official Star Wars website has recently updated with the reveal that Emilia Clarke will be joining the cast of the upcoming standalone Han Solo film. She is best known for playing Daenerys Targaryan in Game of Thrones. Currently her role has not been confirmed at this time. The currently confirmed cast includes: Alden Ehrenreich – Han Solo Donald Glover – Lando Calrissian Emilia Clarke – TBA The Han Solo film will be released in 2018.