Confirmed: Woody Harrelson Cast In Han Solo Spinoff

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Updated: Woody Harrelson has been confirmed by Lucasfilm to have a role in the Han Solo spinoff. Here's what they said: "We couldn’t be more excited to work with an artist with as much depth and range as Woody. His ability to find both humor and pathos, often in … [Read more...]

Kathleen Kennedy Talks Star Wars, Rogue One, and Han Solo

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) After spending over $4 billion on Lucasfilm, Disney spent no time waiting to start off a new trilogy of Star Wars movies and several anthology films. With saga creator George Lucas stepping down, he gave the keys to Lucasfilm over to long time producer Kathleen … [Read more...]

Emilia Clarke Cast In Han Solo Star Wars Spinoff

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We've known for months that directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller have been screen testing actresses for the female lead in the untitled Han Solo Star Wars spinoff film. Names like Tessa Thompson, Naomi Scott, and Zoe Kravitz have been floating around for a while, … [Read more...]

Donald Glover Officially Cast as Lando in Han Solo Standalone Film

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) We've been hearing about Donald Glover being the top choice as Lando Calrissian in the upcoming untitled Han Solo: A Star Wars Story film since August. The rumor has persisted so long that it seemed to be an all but certain choice, even though as of two weeks ago … [Read more...]

Actresses Testing For The Female Lead In Star Wars: Han Solo

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Rogue One: A Star Wars Story will be coming out in just a little more than a couple of months, followed by Star Wars: Episode VIII in 2017. But that doesn't mean we can't be excited about the Han Solo spinoff, which is set to premiere the year after. Directors … [Read more...]

Star Wars Han Solo Spinoff Casting Lando Calrissian & More

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The second full-length Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer just premiered, and reintroduced us to the classic Star Wars character Darth Vader. Now it seems that the next anthology spin-off film will do the same with another beloved character: Lando … [Read more...]

Is Lucasfilm Planning a Han Solo Trilogy of Films?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I grew up on Star Wars, and the one character I always wanted to be was Han Solo. Not only did he have the coolest starship, but he was also the charming nerfherder who's best friend was a giant dog that would tear your arms out of their sockets and he got the … [Read more...]

Star Wars Celebration: Ehrenreich Officially Introduced As Han Solo

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Alden Ehrenreich. Rumored for months, and fresh from Star Wars Celebration in Europe, the news has been officially confirmed that Luasfilm/Disney has found their new scruffy lookin' nerfherder for the upcoming Han Solo film. … [Read more...]

Han Solo Film “Best Star Wars Yet;” Possible Spoilers For Episode VIII

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I have many issues with the Star Wars prequels, but the art design for it was impeccable. Even if you think the designs were too clean for Star Wars, the characters and starships were wild looking in the best possible way. George Lucas may not be the best … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction To Alden Ehrenreich As Young Han Solo

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Of all the Jedis, Siths, princesses, rebels, aliens, and emperors, one of the most popular characters in the Star Wars universe is the captain of a small Corellian smuggling freighter called the Millennium Falcon. I'm talking, of course, of the scruffy-looking … [Read more...]

Alden Ehrenreich Lands Young Han Solo Role

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Actor Alden Ehrenreich has been cast as the new Han Solo – ending months of speculation. Numerous reports, including Deadline, have confirmed the news that Disney owned Lucasfilm has signed the Hail, Caesar! star to appear in the 2018 standalone movie. The … [Read more...]

Update: Alden Ehrenreich Cast As Young Han Solo

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Update: he's been cast! We'll have more soon! By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is currently in production and the first trailer was incredible. One of the reoccurring rumors is that Han Solo will have a cameo in the film — but since he hasn't been cast yet, it … [Read more...]

Here Are The Actors Shortlisted For Han Solo

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) No one can take the place of Harrison Ford as Han Solo, in my heart. As much as I think Chris Pratt is perfect to take over for Ford as Indiana Jones, I think he's all kinds of wrong for Solo. However, there is no recasting going on for the next Indiana Jones, … [Read more...]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Made $50 Million In Pre-Sales

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Disney and Lucasfilm made a splash when they announced pre-sales for Star Wars: The Force Awakens a few weeks back. That splash turned into a tidal wave that knocked out multiplex websites and servers recently, as the entire Star Wars fandom tried to get … [Read more...]

Star Wars & The New Universe Building Paradigm

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There's an almost incredibly sad titled article at Wired called "You Won’t Live To See The Final Star Wars." It's an almost bittersweet realization that an ongoing Star Wars saga will never truly come to an end, but at least we'll at least get Star Wars films for … [Read more...]

New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Images & Story Details

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Entertainment Weekly's cover story is Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and it comes with an avalanche of new images and story details. While the images hint at more things in the film, they remain firmly in the scenes we've already seen for the most part. The … [Read more...]