Principal Photography Begins for Untitled Han Solo Star Wars Story
On February 20th at Pinewood Studios in London, principal photography began for the untitled Han Solo Star Wars Story.
The movie will take place before Star Wars Episode IV and will focus on Harrison Ford’s character Han Solo and his partner in crime, Chewbacca. Expect to see Lando Calrissian as well as actor Donald Glover has been confirmed to play the role.
Written by Lawrence and Jon Kasdan, it will be produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Allison Shearmur, Simon Emanuel, and co-produced by Kiri Hart, Susan Towner, and Will Allegra. Lawrence Kasdan and Jason McGatlin will executive produce.
Crewing the ship will be some of the industry’s top talent, including Academy Award nominee for his work on Arrival, Bradford Young (Director of Photography), Chris Dickens (Editor), Dominic Tuohy (SFX Supervisor), Rob Bredow (VFX Supervisor) and Brad Allan (Action Designer).
They will be joining returning Star Wars veteran crew members Neal Scanlan (Creature & Droid FX Creative Supervisor), Neil Lamont (Production Designer), Dave Crossman and Glyn Dillon (Co-Costume Designers), Jamie Wilkinson (Prop Master), Lisa Tomblin (Hair), Amanda Knight (Make-Up) and Nina Gold (UK Casting Director).
The untitled Han Solo Star Wars Story is scheduled to hit theaters on May 25, 2018.