Disney is said to have narrowed down the list of actors they want to play Han Solo to eight.
According to Variety, up for the role of a young Han Solo for the Star Wars anthology movie is: Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Dave Franco, Jack Reynor, Scott Eastwood, Logan Lerman, Emory Cohen and Blake Jenner .
It’s said directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller will begin testing the new group with a decision expected in the next couple of weeks.
According to the report, the young Han Solo may also cameo in Star Wars: Rogue One, which is the reason for the early casting as the Han Solo movie isn’t scheduled to begin filming until January of next year.
The untitled Star Wars Han Solo anthology movie has a May 25, 2018 release.