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Cast of 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' reveals what to expect'

Cast of 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' reveals what to expect'

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The biggest surprise may come in the form of Donald Glover, the singer and actor who plays a young version of smuggler Lando Calrissian. Other Star Wars novels and comics have touched on this time as well, but details about the saga's central characters and political drama, are still largely shrouded in mystery.

And since the film focuses on the back story of Han Solo and his copilot, Chewbacca the Wookie, it's inspired by Solo's iconic Millennium Falcon, with unmistakable styling cues from the most stylish ship in the galaxy.

Donald Glover stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live tonight to promote a little film he's in that just happens to be premiering this weekend. "The movie was not compromised one bit and I'm so glad because it really feels like a summer movie to me". Meanwhile, Thandie Newton as Val and Phoebe Waller-Bridge as Lando's droid companion, L3-37, also get special mentions.

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Paul Bettany plays the villainous Dryden Vos. Starting May 16 Han Solo will temporarily wrest the spotlight in the Solo Season event, which will arrive showcase everyone's favorite space scoundrel in both the original trilogy and the upcoming Summer film.

AFP reports that The NBA star who first appeared in the Star Wars "The Force Awakens", said, "I just approached it as another adventure happening at a different time in Chewbacca's life".

The Han Solo origin story premiered Thursday night in Hollywood where it received a generally enthusiastic reception from the VIPs and media in the audience. Kennedy brought in Ron Howard to finish the film and Howard was reportedly forced to reshoot most of the movie with Kasdan reworking a good deal of the script.

According to ScreenRant, Disney and Lucasfilm aren't putting all their eggs into Favreau's basket, as the studios do have another show lined up for the fall, Star Wars Resistance.


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