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Exciting News about Han Solo!

Beano Team
Last Updated:  February 23rd 2017

The directors of the new Han Solo movie have shared this picture from the bridge of the Millennium Falcon!

Disney via io9

Exciting! So let's take a closer look...

Disney via io9

These people are...

1. Chris Miller. Co-director of this, and co-writer and director of The Lego Movie.2. Woody Harrelson. Oscar-nominated actor you might have seen as Haymitch in the Hunger Games films. He's playing a mentor to Han Solo.3. Phoebe Waller-Bridge. A British actress and comedian. Nobody knows what role she's playing yet.4. Alden Ehrenreich. An American actor who is playing the young Han Solo.5. Emilia Clarke. A British actress best known for the TV show Game Of Thrones, where she looks completely different thanks to a white wig and dragon sidekicks!6. Chewbacca!7. Phil Lord. The other co-director, who also did The Lego Movie.8. Donald Glover. An American rapper, actor and comedian also known as Childish Gambino. He's also in the upcoming Spider-Man: Homecoming film. In the Han Solo film he's playing a young version of Lando Calrissian.

It's a talented group, but we won't know the story behind everyone's favourite space pirate until summer 2018 - that's ages away!

Disney via io9