Alden Ehrenreich compares being in Solo: A Star Wars Story to Central Intelligence Agency

Lula Sharp
April 16, 2018

Despite Alden Ehrenreich not being able to perfectly emulate the voice of Harrison Ford's Han Solo, he seems to have a bit of the swagger down, and in the few comedic bits we see during the trailer, he nails it.

Here's the new TV spot. Thandie Newton (Westworld) plays Val, Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Goodbye Christopher Robin) is L3-37, Paul Bettany (Avengers: Infinity War) plays Dryden Vos, and Joonas Suotamo (Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi) is Chewbacca.

You can read plenty more about Solo: A Star Wars Story when the new issue of Empire hits newsstands on Thursday 19 April.

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But hey, it's a fresh look at the next movie set in the Star Wars universe. "Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and risky criminal underworld, Han Solo befriends his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and meets the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian, in a journey that will set the course of one of the Star Wars saga's most unlikely heroes". The film will be the second Star Wars anthology film, following the 2016 film Rogue One. We finally get to see his take on the character including the kind of charisma he brings to the film, which is an origin story of sorts that will show the smuggler's early days.

This is a film that seemingly isn't that important for the franchise, but it easily could be. While it's not inherently the most anticipated film in the franchise there are still a lot of things that will be exciting to see unfold on the big screen. Click Next to continue.

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