Following the information that The Wire actor Michael K. Williams dropped out of the Han Solo Star Wars movie, we now know who has changed him, apparently. Director Ron Howard, who himself took over for unique administrators Phil Lord and Chris Miller after they have been fired, posted an image of actor Paul Bettany on set.
The image itself did not affirm something, as Bettany may have simply been visiting. But according to SlashFilm’s sources, Bettany will play the character that Williams was initially set to, however with a giant change. The character is now a human as a substitute of a motion-capture alien, in line with the report.
This is the third time Howard and Bettany have labored collectively, following A Beautiful Mind and The Da Vinci Code.
The Han Solo film stars Alden Ehrenreich as Solo and Joonas Suotamo as Chewbacca, whereas Donald Glover will painting Lando Calrissian. Woody Harrelson, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, and Emilia Clarke additionally star. It hits theaters on May 25, 2018.