The marketing for Solo: A Star Wars Story" is really starting to amp up now. We've seen the first trailer and gotten the official synopsis. Now, Lucasfilm, Hasbro, and Lego are giving us a look at the toy line for the upcoming standalone film about young Han Solo (available this spring).
Naturally, one of the six-inch figures is of Han himself, played by Alden Ehrenreich. He's wielding a blaster and we assume he's gonna shoot first:
Next up is the scene stealer of the trailer, Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover). Just like in the trailer, the toy version gives a delightful eyebrow raise:
Here's a good look at Qi'ra, the mysterious character with a connection to Han's past, as played by "Game of Thrones" star Emilia Clarke. She's got a blaster, too, so maybe SHE shoots first?
Here are Han and Qi'ra with his trusty sidekick Chewbacca and his trusty ship, the Millennium Falcon:
Meanwhile, Lego unveiled images of its Kessel Run Millennium Falcon Set, which boasts 1,414 pieces:
"Solo: A Star Wars Story" opens in theaters May 25.
Young Han Solo finds adventure when he joins a gang of galactic smugglers, including a 196-year-old Wookie named Chewbacca. Indebted to the gangster Dryden Vos, the crew devises a daring plan to travel to the mining planet Kessel to steal a batch of valuable coaxium. In need of a fast ship, Solo meets Lando Calrissian, the suave owner of the perfect vessel for the dangerous mission -- the Millennium Falcon. Read More