And it’s, obviously enough, I suppose, Solo: A Star Wars Story. Like Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, but about Han Solo, not Rogue One. Even if, technically, Han Solo is kind of the rogue one of the series. So, uh, this is awkward.
Having wrapped up filming in London, new director Ron Howard announced the big news on Twitter.
— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) October 17, 2017
The movie stars Hail Caesar‘s Alden Ehrenreich as Han Solo and Community‘s Donald Glover as Lando Calrissian, who must make the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs to impress some girls at a party. Or something. But, you know what, I’d probably watch that.
An anthology film about intergalactic bounty hunter and original clone gangsta Boba Fett is also in the works, so Fett: A Star Wars Story? You read it here first.