'Star Wars' Release Date, Spoilers, Casts, News & Update: Han Solo Movie Cast Confirms Chewbacca Will Be In The Spin-Off; Chewbacca Will Somehow Be Shorter?

By Daniel Flores , Updated Nov 15, 2016 11:28 AM EST

"Star Wars: Rouge One" is soon to premiere in cinemas this December, but the "Star Wars" franchise is not stopping there as Lucasfilms will bring a Han Solo Movie featuring a younger Han Solo. There is also news that the character's Wookie buddy, Chewbacca will also be featured in the Han Solo "Star Wars" spin-off.

Han Solo Movie Cast Talks About The 'Star Wars' Spin-off

Recent news suggest that Aiden Ehrenreich, the "Hail Caesar" actor who will play the younger Han Solo in the "Star Wars" spin-off, stated that Chewbacca will be in the movie. Ehrenreich added that Chewbacca will be in the "Star Wars" Han Solo film and that the news doesn't come as a surprise.

Aiden Ehrenreich also said that Chewy will be younger in the "Star Wars" spin-off film and is not clear whether the hairy character will be shorter because of his youth. Ehrenreich joked about Chewbacca's appearance and stated that the Wookie would be 190 years old and thinks there wouldn't be much of a chance in his appearance.

Meanwhile, Aiden Ehrenreich is also excited to be working with Donald Glover in the upcoming "Star Wars" film. Ehrenreich stated that Doland Glover will be great in portraying Lando Calrissian because Glover is such a talented and interesting guy.

"Star Wars" Han Solo Plot

The upcoming "Star Wars" Han Solo spin-off would definitely be the story were Han Solo and Chewbacca first met in the "Star Wars" franchise as other publication states. It is also possible that the Han Solo "Star Wars" movie is where fans can witness how Han Solo got the Millennium Falcon in the first place.

In the "Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith", there was a short Chewbacca cameo in the movie where the character and his Wookie kind had a battle in the planet of Kashyyyk and "Star Wars" fans can definitely find out how Chewbacca and Han Solo flew side by side in the upcoming "Star Wars" spin-off. The Han Solo movie will premiere on May 25, 2018.

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