Lucasfilm announced today (21st October 2016) that Donald Glover, will be playing the part of Lando Calrissian in the still-untitled Han Solo Star Wars film, helmed by directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller.
Cloud City casanova Lando Calrissian himself will be making an appearance in the upcoming Han Solo spin-off movie, the second planned Star Wars anthology film.
In recent months reports surfaced that actor Alden Ehrenreich was in final negotiations to play the role of young Han Solo in a new standalone film, and today at Star Wars Celebration the casting was confirmed.
During the “Future Filmmakers” panel in London, directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller explained that they had auditioned 3,000 actors across the world for the coveted role, before finally landing on their choice. Ironically, Ehrenreich was not only the final choice — he was actually the first actor the directors ever saw for the role. Continue reading
Star Wars: The Force Awakens has continued its record-setting run around the world.
After just 22 days of release in the UK, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is now officially the highest-grossing film of all time in the UK !!!! Continue reading
Once the box office figures began rolling in, it was inevitable that Star Wars: The Force Awakens would become Hollywood’s biggest ever opening but now it’s official – The Force Awakens has become the fastest movie to claim $1 billion worldwide.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens breaks record for biggest single day in UK box office history.
Written by Lewis Mainwaring & Benjamin Gummery
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens is the long anticipated American epic space opera film directed, co-produced, and co-written by J. J. Abrams.
This is the seventh installment in the main Star Wars film series, and is set approximately 30 years after the events of Return of the Jedi (1983).