It was a long drought for the Han Solo motion picture, and now that the very first trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story has actually lastly shown up, the floodgates are open when it concerns the movie’s marketing. Case in point, a brand-new article (the very first of numerous) that teases a bit about the standalone smuggler story, consisting of the motion picture’s tone, category collection, and a character breakdown for some brand-new faces (and voices) signing up with the celebration. There’s even a brand-new image that offers some context regarding simply exactly what was going on because trailer.
Over at EW (obviously), the preliminary of Han Solo motion picture information have actually emerged; watch out for more from them today and throughout the months and weeks preceeding the movie’s May 25 th release. Upcoming insights consist of a chat with star Alden Ehrenreich, who’s handling the title function that Harrison Ford made popular, along with talks with co-stars Donald Glover and Emilia Clarke And while EW will have brand-new pictures of the cast of characters, they’ve currently shared a breakdown of the significant gamers, which we’ve supplied listed below.
But initially, we have to get a sense of exactly what Solo: A Star Wars Story is in fact about. Referred to as “a Western crossed with a film noir, freighted with offbeat humor and set in the criminal underbelly of a galaxy being torn apart,” Solo will wager set a number of years prior to the character’s initial intro in 1977’s Star Wars Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy explained the movie as “a heist, gunslinger type movie,” stating this about the title character:
“He might be a little more immature, he may be a little less experienced, and he may hone his cynicism over time, but he’s very wary. He needs to gain the respect of the people he interacts with, even if they’re the lowest of the low.”
Solo will cross courses with some characters who are someplace in the gray location of the hero/villain spectrum; it’ll depend on the smuggler (and the audience) to find out where they stand. “I think that’s exactly what Han’s trying to do throughout the film,” Ehrenreich stated. In addition to Ehrenreich’s title character, Glover’s definitely wonderfully handle Lando Calrissian, and Joonas Suotamo‘s world-famous Wookie Chewbacca, Solo will include some brand-new faces:
- Emilia Clarke plays the “shadowy” Qui’ ra, a sort of femme fatale where Solo’s roguish nature is worried
- Phoebe Waller-Bridge‘s android L3-37, a partner for Calrissian
- Woody Harrelson‘s Tobias Beckett, a profession crook
- Thandie Newton‘s blaster-happy Val
- Paul Bettany‘s criminal offense employer Dryden Vos