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Han Solo: Here’s your first look at the cast of the new Star Wars movie

A first look image of the cast of the upcoming Star Wars’ Han Solo spinoff featuring Alden Ehrenreich, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover and others has been released.

hollywood Updated: Feb 22, 2017 08:21 IST
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Disney will release the Star Wars spinoff film in May 2018.

Alden Ehrenreich has taken control of the Millennium Falcon. The Han Solo Star Wars spinoff has begun production.

The Walt Disney Co. announced Tuesday that shooting began at London’s Pinewood Studios on Monday. To kick off the untitled Han Solo movie, the studio released a photo of the cast at the controls of the Millennium Falcon.

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Ehrenreich plays a younger version of Harrison Ford’s iconic smuggler and is seated amid cast members including Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke and Donald Glover, who plays Lando Calrissian.

The film is directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, who helmed The Lego Movie. In a statement they said, “We can’t think of anything funny to say, because we just feel really moved, and really lucky.”

Disney will release the film in May 2018.

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First Published: Feb 22, 2017 08:20 IST