A ‘Han Solo’ Movie is In the Works: Disney Confirms!
The first film in the new “Star Wars” franchise isn’t even out yet there’s a new movie about to hit theaters soon related to the anthology series. This one will focus on one of the characters of the movie. Read on for more details.
According to Time Magazine, Christopher Miller and Phil Lord, the pair behind “The Lego Movie” are working on a Han Solo original movie. It is set to be released in 2018 as part of the “Star Wars” anthology series.
Disney also confirmed that a Han Solo movie is bound to happen after burying LucasFilm in 2012.
“We pledge ourselves to be faithful stewards of these characters who mean so much to us,” Miller said.
The Han Solo movie is one of the standalone anthology series following “Rogue One,” which is slated to premiere in 2016. On the other hand, “Episode VII: The Force Awakens” will premiere this December 2015.
“Star Wars” fans are thrilled that a Han Solo movie is coming up. Miller will co-direct the film, Jon and Lawrence Kasdan will write the screenplay. Lawrence Kasdan co-wrote “The Empire Strikes Back” and Return of the Jedi.”
The Han Solo movie will surely be a huge hit. However, it’s still early days now so we don’t know any details. But, we are so thankful that this news has been confirmed and now, know that it’s really happening!
Who do you think should play Han Solo? How do you want the movie to be? What are your expectations? Let’s talk about it in the comment section below!
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