It's apparently unlikely that he'll appear as the iconic villain, but time will tell. The movie's release date remains the same at the moment, and it's currently scheduled for release on May 25, 2018.
Glover has been making some serious sacrifices for the role, so we hope you appreciate it.He's also been hanging out with original Lando actor Billy Dee Williams, which was probably more enjoyable.will play Chewie in the Han Solo movie."Chewbacca is one of the most iconic characters in the history of film," he said, "and Peter's development and portrayal of this beloved Wookiee has spread so much joy across the globe."Peter's guidance and kindness have been invaluable gifts which warmed my spirit and prepared me for this journey.And then another shortlist apparently featuring Reynor, Cohen, Taron Egerton () – two of which had not been mentioned in relation to the role before anyway.And finally, Ehrenreich has won out, with reports that he impressed Disney and Lucasfilm confirmed at Star Wars Celebration in London.'s Donald Glover was long tipped to play a young Lando Calrissian – a casting choice we would be *more* than happy with – and that has finally been confirmed.