Exciting news Star Wars fans, production has officially begun on the new Han Solo movie. One of the most popular characters in the Star Wars Universe is finally getting his own movie, lets just hope they get it right. Check out the latest on ‘Han Solo‘ below and share your thoughts AFTER THE JUMP! The Star Wars Han Solo stand alone movie is set for a May 25, 2018 release!
The screenplay for the Han Solo movie hails from father-son duo Lawrence Kasdan and Jon Kasdan and will focus on how young Han Solo became the smuggler, thief, and scoundrel whom Luke Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi first encountered in the cantina at Mos Eisley. It has been confirmed that Chewbacca will also be a featured character in the film and, while unconfirmed, it is likely that The Force Awakens‘ Joonas Suotamo will reprise the role.
The film includes Alden Ehrenreich (Hail Caesar!) as the title scoundrel, with Woody Harrelson (War For the Planet of the Apes) as Solo’s mentor, Donald Glover (Atlanta) as Lando Calrissian, and an undisclosed role for Game of Thrones‘ Emilia Clarke.