After months of waiting, we’ve finally got our first look at actual footage from Solo: A Star Wars Story before the first proper trailer drops today. If you simply cannot wait for that, here’s your first look at the Han Solo prequel and we’re telling you right now, the best bit is the little glimpse of Donald Glover as Lando Calrissian.
“Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in Solo: A Star Wars Story, an all-new adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy. Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian, in a journey that will set the course of one of the Star Wars saga’s most unlikely heroes.”
Solo: A Star Wars Story stars Alden Ehrenreich as Han Solo, Donald Glover as a young Lando Calrissian, Joonas Suotamo as Chewbacca and Woody Harrelson as Beckett, as well as Emilia Clarke, Thandie Newton, Paul Bettany and Phoebe Waller-Bridge in unconfirmed roles.
The film is directed by Ron Howard, with a screenplay by Jon Kasdan and Lawrence Kasdan.
Solo: A Star Wars Story is in cinemas from 25 May 2018. Get all the latest sci-fi news with every issue of SciFiNow.