With just over a month left to go until Solo: A Star Wars Story hits theaters, director Ron Howard announced on Sunday that post-production on the film is officially complete.
Howard said the following via his Twitter account, “That’s a wrap on post-production! #Solo @HanSoloStory #SkywalkerRanch Wow. What a movie-making adventure it’s been! Thanks to a terrific cast & extraordinary folks behind the camera as well. You’ve worked so hard to fully realize this cool story. Hope fans have a blast!”
That’s a wrap on post production! #Solo @HanSoloStory #SkywalkerRanch Wow. What a movie-making adventure it’s been! Thanks to a terrific cast & extraordinary folks behind the camera as well. You’ve worked so hard to fully realize this cool story. Hope fans have a blast! #May25 pic.twitter.com/SeSSXZirBZ
— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) April 22, 2018
Before the film is released into theaters, it will be making its official debut at Cannes Film Festival on May 15th.
Solo: A Star Wars Story, which will take place several years prior to the era explored in A New Hope, is described by the studio as follows:
[row]“Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in Solo: A Star Wars Story, an all-new adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy. Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian in a journey that will set the course of one of the Star Wars saga’s most unlikely heroes.”[/row]
The film stars Alden Ehrenreich, Donald Glover, Emilia Clarke, Woody Harrelson and Paul Bettany.
Solo: A Star Wars Story will be hitting theaters nationwide on May 25, 2018. Are you excited?
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