Wednesday, 8 July 2015

young han solo

The news hit the web today that a new anthology movie based on a young Han Solo is in the works and will hit screens in 2018.  Who do you think would be the perfect person to play the young scruffy looking Nerf herder?  A few names have already been mentioned including Chris Pratt but how young do they want to go?  Pratt may be too old if they go based on the concept artwork from artist Iain McCaig.  (Shown above.)  His work was originally intended for Revenge of the Sith.  George Lucas originally wanted a young Han Solo in Episode III.  McCaig on Solo:

It’s not in the script anymore, but we were told that Han Solo was on Kashyyyk and that he was being raised by Chewbacca. He’s such a persnickety guy later on – he always has to have the best of everything – so I thought it’d be great if when he was a kid, he was an absolute slob.

young han solo

Here's the only line Solo was destined for in Episode III:

HAN SOLO
I found part of a transmitter droid near the east bay… I think it’s still sending and receiving signals.

YODA
Good. Good. Track this we can back to the source. Find General Grievous, we might…


Will the new Christopher Miller and Phil Lord have any reference to this?  Obviously we don't know at this early stage.  The bigger question is below:


Source - Slashfilm

The Bearded Trio - The Site For Steven Spielberg, George Lucas and John Williams

THE BEARDED TRIO ON FACEBOOK
THE BEARDED TRIO ON TWITTER
THE BEARDED TRIO ON GOOGLE+
THE BEARDED TRIO ON PINTEREST

CLICK HERE FOR FACTS ON STEVEN SPIELBERG
CLICK HERE FOR FACTS ON GEORGE LUCAS
CLICK HERE FOR FACTS ON JOHN WILLIAMS

0 comments:

Post a Comment

I would love to hear your thoughts. Please leave a comment, don't be shy.

Geek Universal

Geek Universal
Check Out Our NEW Sister Site

Facebook

Find us on Twitter

We're on Patreon

Buy The Bearded Trio T-Shirt Here

Generation Star Wars

Watching Skies

The Bearded Trio Recommends

Total Pageviews

Translate

Harry Potter In Concert

Harry Potter In Concert
UK Dates

What Is The Bearded Trio?

Celebrating All the work from George Lucas, Steven Spielberg and John Williams. All the latest news updated daily. We are geeks and huge fans of their works. from Lucasarts to Lucasfilm, Star Wars to Indiana Jones. We will try to bring all the latest everyday. We will also report on other fandoms and geek stories. Follow us on Twitter or on Facebook. Feel free to let us know what you feel about our site or if you have an article you would like us to post.

The Bearded Trio Spotify Playlist

A Return to 1977. Cast Members Talking About Star Wars In 1977

Popular Posts