Harrison Ford Returning For STAR WARS VII

Han-SoloWell, this is something that I really didn’t expect to not happen, but Latino Review is reporting from unnamed sources that Harrison Ford has agreed to strap on the Han Solo blaster holster for Star Wars: Episode VII.

Needless to say, there aren’t any further details and Episode VII screenwriter Michael Arndt’s script is probably better guarded than the plans to the Death Star. (Though come to think of it, those probably weren’t all┬áthat well guarded to begin with.)

But with this news we have the last of the three core characters from the original Star Wars trilogy returning for the new films that Disney is planning. How involved will their characters be in the main action, or will they simply serve to hand things off to a new generation of characters?

And with a potential “young Han Solo” standalone film in the mix, it is a good time for fans of a certain Corellian scoundrel.

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A film fan since he first saw that Rebel Blockade Runner fleeing the massive Imperial Star Destroyer at the tender age of 8 and a veteran freelance journalist with twenty years experience writing about film and pop culture.
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Paul Clisham
February 15, 2013 11:24 am

Gotta be Hugh Jackman!

Paul Clisham
February 15, 2013 11:28 am

Too effing old!

William Gatevackes
February 15, 2013 11:33 am

This. Is. Awesome!

Britt Meitzler
February 15, 2013 11:34 am

Scene: Han Solo appears through the mist. Yellow tennis balls festoon the legs of his walker

Jamie Orfanella
February 15, 2013 11:44 am

What about Carrie Fisher? She could play Jabba’s niece

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February 15, 2013 12:24 pm

….I know!

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Damon Casantini
February 15, 2013 12:57 pm

so he’ll be using a walker to get around the Falcon…

Jamie Orfanella
February 15, 2013 1:37 pm

I guess that won’t be an Imperial walker

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