“Star Wars” rumor: Saucool character should get series on Disney

Donald Glover’s casual Lando Calrissian from “Solo: A Star Wars Story” is one of the most popular “Star Wars” characters in the new films. Rumor has it that this is not the last time we have seen Han Solo’s charming competitors.

In “Solo: A Star Wars Story” Donald Glover was a real thief: the all-rounder (actor, rapper, author …) played the young smuggler Lando Calrissian so casually and charmingly that the actual main actor Alden Ehrenreich in the role of young Han Solo couldn’t resist.

Allegedly, scene thief Lando will return to Disney in an upcoming series.

Allegedly, scene thief Lando will return to Disney in an upcoming series.

The rumor that Donald 9 movies would resume his role for an upcoming series on Disney was already around. Now it has been announced by the Kessel Run Radio podcast team. The host is Noah Outlaw. We can’t judge Outlaw’s credibility and that of his team from our own experience, but the dependable Star Wars News Net fan site trusts Kessel Run Radio enough to share the rumor.

We can finally announce that Donald Glover will be reprising his role as Lando in a future

We can finally announce that Donald Glover will be reprising his role as Lando in a future

In the podcast, by the way, you can hear that Lando should get his own series (instead of just appearing in another series, for example).

What a return Lando speaks for

Regardless of whether the rumor is true or not, there are two arguments in favor of young Lando’s return:

Facts: These “Star Wars” series are in production

Especially after the success of “The Mandalorian”, Disney and Lucasfilm have high hopes of telling new “Star Wars” stories, especially in serial form on Disney. The second season “The Mandalorian” starts in October. Also officially announced are an “Obi-Wan” series with Ewan McGregor, who plays before “Star Wars 4”, and an agent series about the “Rogue One” spy Cassian Andor (again played by Diego Luna).

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