Kathy Kennedy says Lucasfilm is still in talks with Donald Glover about returning to the role of Lando Calrissian

Kathy Kennedy says Lucasfilm is still in talks with Donald Glover about returning to the role of Lando Calrissian

Not long ago, an interview with Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy caused a stir when she inferred that they won't be re-casting characters after what they learned with Solo: A Star Wars Story. When the comments initially came out it seemed like quite a shot at Solo, but when the full transcript of the interview was [...]

It seems that Disney and Lucasfilm really learned the wrong lessons from Solo: A Star Wars Story

It seems that Disney and Lucasfilm really learned the wrong lessons from Solo: A Star Wars Story

In Anthony Breznican's recent feature article on Star Wars and the future direction of the franchise (primarily looking at the coming shows on Disney+), there was a very interesting quote from Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy that caught the attention of many fans. The quote is given context by Breznican, so I'll quote his entire paragraph [...]

It sounds like Emilia Clarke would really like to return to the character of Qi’ra

It sounds like Emilia Clarke would really like to return to the character of Qi’ra

Qi'ra is back in focus in Star Wars storytelling right now, making a stunning return in the current War of the Bounty Hunters comic story event. The reveal caught the attention of actress Emilia Clarke, who portrayed Qi'ra in live-action in Solo: A Star Wars Story, saying that Qi'ra's return in the comic "means so [...]

Emilia Clarke says Qi’ra’s appearance in the War of the Bounty Hunters comic “means so much”

Emilia Clarke says Qi’ra’s appearance in the War of the Bounty Hunters comic “means so much”

Recently, as the epic crossover comic story War of the Bounty Hunters kicked off with the first issue, a major reveal left fans thrilled. The end of the issue revealed that the mysterious person who had orchestrated stealing Han Solo from Boba Fett was none other than the leader of Crimson Dawn, Qi'ra! Qi'ra, of [...]

With Disney+, Lucasfilm seemingly has a perfect opportunity to explore sequel stories to Solo

With Disney+, Lucasfilm seemingly has a perfect opportunity to explore sequel stories to Solo

Three years ago today, Star Wars fans journeyed to movie theaters to watch the Thursday preview opening of Solo: A Star Wars Story. It's no secret that the film didn't do as well at the box office as people hoped, and in the years since, there has scarcely been any talk about the movie or [...]

Alden Ehrenreich doesn’t know about a Solo sequel, but then adds, “I’ve heard soooome stuff, but nothing concrete”

Alden Ehrenreich doesn’t know about a Solo sequel, but then adds, “I’ve heard soooome stuff, but nothing concrete”

If you're hoping for a Solo sequel, I've got good news and bad news. First, the bad news. In a recent interview with Esquire, Alden Ehrenreich (who starred as Han Solo in Solo: A Star Wars Story) said that he's not heard about a sequel: "No, I don't know anything about that. I mean, you [...]

The Best of Star Wars in the Disney era: Handing out some awards!

The Best of Star Wars in the Disney era: Handing out some awards!

With the Skywalker Saga and The Clone Wars both having recently wrapped up, it feels in many ways like the first chapter of the Disney Star Wars era has concluded. And while there's a cynical group of fans who will ridicule the era, it has been the golden era of Star Wars, with an incredibly [...]

We have Dave Filoni and Sam Witwer to thank for how that Maul cameo in Solo turned out

We have Dave Filoni and Sam Witwer to thank for how that Maul cameo in Solo turned out

One of the really cool surprises in Solo: A Star Wars Story was the appearance of Maul, a character once thought dead in The Phantom Menace who returned to prominence in The Clone Wars and Rebels. In Solo, Maul is revealed to be the crime boss leading Crimson Dawn, for whom Dryden Vos and Qi'ra [...]

The Rise of Kylo Ren #2 ties in to Solo in a brilliant and emotional way

The Rise of Kylo Ren #2 ties in to Solo in a brilliant and emotional way

In Solo: A Star Wars Story, we met Han Solo, before there was a “Solo”. When we first meet him in the film, he’s just “Han,” a young boy living on the streets of Corellia, but after a failed escape attempt resulted in Qi’ra being taken, Han joins the Empire. When asked for his family [...]