Editors at The Hollywood Reporter announced the Westworld actress is the latest famous name linked to the standalone Star Wars project, which began shooting earlier this month (Feb17). Alden Ehrenreich (Hail, Caesar!) stars as a young Han Solo in the era before Star Wars: A New Hope, before he met Leia and Luke and embarked on a galaxy-saving adventure.
Game of Thrones actress, Emilia Clarke, known for her role as Daenerys Targaryen in the series, is also confirmed to star in an as yet unknown role, while Fleabag star Phoebe Waller-Bridge has been cast as a CGI character.
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Naturally, the conversation now moves to potential additions to the 49ers coaching staff underneath the two men in charge. A reminder that Shanahan and Lynch will formally be announced to the media and 49ers fans on Thursday at 1 p.m.
Thandie Newton was recently nominated for Golden Globe for her performance as "host" Maeve Millay on HBO's Westworld. The role has not been revealed yet for which the studios is pursuing her but there is a chance that Newton might say yes.
Actor Thandie Newton attends The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 29, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
The untitled "Han Solo" hits theaters May 25, 2018. The latest name on the list is Thandie Newton, the Westworld star who earned heaps of critical acclaim and audience attention previous year thanks to her stunning work on the hit HBO Sci-fi series.