Han Solo: Woody Harrelson is “Good at Heart”
The Untitled Han Solo Star Wars Anthology Film is set to be released May 25, next year. The movie in now filming under the direction of Phil Lord and Christopher Miller (They worked together before on: 22 Jump Street, The Lego Movie, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs). ‘Han Solo’ is portrayed by Alden Ehrenreich (Hail Caesar!, Rules Don’t Apply), and Donald Glover (Atlanta) will play ‘Lando Calrissian’.
The movie will focus on the story of Han Solo the rogueish smuggler who later meets Obi-Wan Kenobi and Luke Skywalker in the Mos Eisley Cantina in Star Wars (1977).
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In an interview with Evening Standard Woody Harrelson talked about his excitement to star in a Star Wars movie, and about his role the actor said that he is playing a mentor to a young Han Solo.
“I am totally psyched to be making a Star Wars film. But the secrecy is on another level. What I can say he’s a good character, he is a mentor to Han and a criminal, but good at heart.”
Bob Iger, the Disney CEO, has confirmed before that the movie will cover seven years of Han Solo’s life, from the age of 18 to 24, and explaining how became the captain of Millennium Falcon and how he met Chewbacca.He also said:
“You’ll also discover how he got his name”
- Director: Phil Lord, Chris Miller
- Cast: Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover, Emilia Clarke, Woody Harrelson, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Thandie Newton, Joonas Suotamo.
- Release date: May 25, 2018.
- Genres: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Family.