All the best photos from the 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' premiere

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All the best photos from the 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' premiere

Audiences will get to see Donald play Lando in Solo: A Star Wars Story when the film debuts later this month (May18), and he told US late night TV host Jimmy Kimmel that he instantly knew he should play Han's old pal.

Those two men, of course, are Billy Dee Williams and Donald Glover, also known as the two men responsible for bringing Lando Calrissian to life.

"Solo" is the second "Star Wars" anthology film, which tell stories outside the core trilogies focused on the Skywalker clan. Star Wars fans were having fun just being in the vicinity of all the excitement and the stars joined in. The film showcases how a young Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) takes his first step to become the legendary smuggler and how he comes into possession of the iconic ship, the Millennium Falcon. Donald Glover's performance of Lando Calrissian is something fans are heavily anticipating when they check out the latest Star Wars Story later this May.

One of the most striking images and locations in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was Vader's castle on Mustafar.

That's right - Jon Favreau's Star Wars TV series will take place directly between Return of The Jedi and JJ Abrams' The Force Awakens, seven years after the Battle of Endor. announces a new book series called "Flight of the Falcon" which will us the Millennium Falcon to connect different eras of Star Wars storytelling.

This new Star Wars story was written by Lawrence and Jonathan Kasdan, and was directed by Ron Howard.

Mashable Alden Ehrenreich is the real deal, Thandie Newton is who I want to be when I grow up, and Phoebe Waller-Bridge's L3. well we'll talk about that later.

How does Solo: A Star Wars Story fare under such scrutiny? The much-anticipated Star Wars spin-off hits theaters later this month, and although full reviews won't appear until next week, critics have had plenty of say about the film on Twitter.

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