Han Solo movie’s Lando Calrissian star Donald Glover SPEAKS on ‘most FUN’ Star Wars film

The Han Solo movie’s original directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord are well known for their zany improvised comedy, but how much of that will shine through in the final cut now Ron Howard’s in charge? Well Glover, who plays a younger Lando in Solo: A Star Wars Story, claims the film is tonally more […]

What is the Future of Marvel Women? Kevin Feige Open to Possible Solo Movies for ‘Black Panther’ Ladies

The future is female. Or at least, it could be, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige coyly suggested. Demands for more female representation in the Marvel Cinematic Universe have dogged the movie studio since its inception, but it will still be another year before we see our first solo female Marvel superhero movie hit the big […]

‘Solo’ Books Will Tell the Story of Your Favorite ‘Star Wars’ Scoundrel

Time for more Solo: A Star Wars story news! If you thought the adventures of Han, Chewie, Lando and Woody Harrelson’s wig would begin and end with the latest Star Wars spin-off film, think again. A whole series of Solo books will be hitting shelves soon, chock-full of further Solo stories. Disney and Lucasfilm aren’t playing around anymore. They’re […]

Daily Podcast: Bill & Ted, Call of Duty, Netflix, Get Out, Blue Sky, Den of Thieves 2, Han Solo

On the February 14, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman, and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to talk about the latest news, including the original script for Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, a Call of Duty movie, Netflix acquires more talent, Get Out goes free, Blue Sky […]

‘Solo’ Firing Explained: Why Lucasfilm Replaced Lord and Miller With Ron Howard

Solo: A Star Wars Story has had a bumpy rode to the big screen. The film was close to completion under directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller. Then, Lucasfilm fired the duo and brought in Ron Howard to both finish and reshoot a large portion of the film. A new piece details the process behind […]

Ron Howard Had Guidance from George Lucas on ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Set

Ron Howard has grown up in show business. He began his acting career at a young age as one of the main characters on The Andy Griffith Show and countless appearances on plenty of other classic TV shows. He was able to ride that wave through his teens, 20s and 30s before beginning a career […]

How Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s ‘Solo’ Droid is Unlike Any Robot in ‘Star Wars’ History

Time for more Solo news! As this week chock-full of Solo details comes to a close, it’s time to learn a little about Phoebe Waller-Bridge‘s droid character, L3-37. This week was a cornucopia of Solo: A Star Wars Story riches. Let’s recap! The Solo trailer dropped. We learned Solo plot details. New Solo images showed off some new characters. Harrison Ford […]

Daily Podcast: Michael Bay’s Lobo, Masters of the Universe, Facebook TV, Solo, Alex Garland & Disney Streaming

On the February 9, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, and writer Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest news, including Lobo movie gets a director, Master of the Universe loses a director, Facebook’s new tv series, Solo tidbits, Alex Garland’s […]

Meet the New ‘Solo’ Characters in the Ever-Expanding ‘Star Wars’ Universe

If you thought you could finish out the week without one more Solo news story, think again! New info has just emerged about the three new potentially villainous Solo characters played by Woody Harrelson, Thandie Newton, and Paul Bettany. When it comes to Solo: A Star Wars Story, there are some things we know, and some things we don’t. We know […]