Paul Bettany gets a role in the Han Solo movie

Paul Bettany gets a role in the Han Solo movie

The Da Vinci Code actor Paul Bettany has been added to the cast of the Han Solo spinoff. That makes director Ron Howard Friday known.

“It’s a little bit wilder in the Outer Rim,” says the director, who, in his Twitter message refers to the famous region in the Star Wars universe. “This is the third time that I work with Paul. He is amazing and so talented.”

Possible replaces Bettany (46), The Wire-actor Michael K. Williams, who a few weeks ago let us know that, due to a busy agenda, the role in the Star Wars film had to let go of.


Before, it was announced that, among others, Donald Glover, Woody Harrelson, and Emilia Clarke have been added to the cast of the movie which is directed by Howard. Alden Ehrenreich plays the role of Han Solo.

There are still no details released about the plot of the film. However, it is disclosed that the film takes place before the events in the Star Wars movie A New Hope.

Expected to be running the movie, that may be Han Solo: A Star Wars Story will be known, on may 25, 2018 in the American cinemas.

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21:07 – 01 september 2017

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