Monday, January 30 2017 11:17

RED CUP: A Star Wars Story begins filming...

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With Rogue One: A Star Wars Story still tearing up the box office (over $1B worldwide) and Star Wars: The Last Jedi headed for theaters this Christmas, it's time to look ahead into the crystal ball of a galaxy far, far away. Production began this morning with the first shot of STAR WARS: RED CUP. Or is it, Red Cup: A Star Wars Story? Whichever the case, that's not the real title of the film, but a nod to the classic red Solo cups to serve as the working title of the standalone Han Solo movie. The following image was tweeted by co-director Christopher Miller...

Han Solo Movie - Behind-the-Scenes

The Han Solo Movie arrives in 2018 from Directors Phil Lord & Christopher Miller (The Lego Movie), from a screenplay by Jon Kasdan and Lawrence Kasdan. The film stars Alden Ehrenreich as Han Solo, with Donald Glover as Lando Calrissian. Emilia Clarke and Woody Harrelson also star.

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