It looks like after all the guessing and, let’s be honest, praying, the new Han Solo has been found.
Deadline are reporting that Alden Ehrenreich is all but signed on.
The actor was among a lot of Hollywood’s best up and coming actors including Taron Egerton and Jack Reynor but it looks like the clear winner has presented himself.
The actor (below) will star in Warren Beatty’s Howard Hughes movie and is currently best known for his role in Hail, Caesar!
We can at least a slight resemblance between Ehrenreich and Ford. What about you guys?
The Han Solo film, which Disney is slating for release on May 25th, 2018, will be directed The Lego Movie team of by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. The picture will focus on Solo’s days before he linked up with the rebel alliance. Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy is producing. Lawrence Kasdan is exec producing with Jason McGatlin. Kasdan — who wrote Star Wars pics The Empire Strikes Back, Return Of The Jedi and The Force Awakens — scripted the new pic with his son Jon Kasdan.