Emilia Clarke is heading to a galaxy far, far away â€” and sheâ€™s going to meet Han and Chewie.
StarWars.com is excited to announce that Clarke, known for her stirring portrayal of Daenerys Targaryen inÂ Game of Thrones, will join the upcoming untitled Han SoloÂ Star WarsÂ movie.Â Clarkeâ€™s roleÂ willÂ round out a dynamic cast of characters that Han and Chewie will encounter on their adventures.
Clarke joinsÂ Alden Ehrenreich and Donald Glover â€” previously cast asÂ Han Solo and Lando Calrissian, respectivelyÂ â€”Â in the highly-anticipated film,Â which is set prior to the originalÂ Star WarsÂ trilogy.
The untitled Han SoloÂ movie, helmed byÂ directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller,Â is set for release in 2018.
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