Ron Howard releases droid photo from Star Wars: Han Solo


Director Ron Howard continues to connect with Star Wars fans on social media by releasing yet another photo from the set of the untitled Han Solo Star Wars film…

Ron Howard has enthusiastically embraced his role as the replacement director for the untitled Han Solo Star Wars film. The Academy Award-winning director has posted multiple photos from the set of Han Solo, renewing Star Wars fans’ interest in the movie.

Recently, Howard posted a photo of an R2 unit-looking droid to his Instagram account. Check it out:

This isn’t the only “droid photo” he has posted recently, as he took to twitter with something slightly different, which might have confirmed a role for his brother, Clint Howard, in the Han Solo film.

A fan was quick to respond with a question about Clint Howard.

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Well now, that certainly would be a fun cameo to see. Howard also spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about the status of the film, saying it is “coming along great.”

"It’s a fantastic script, a great cast and I am having a fantastic creative experience with it."

I think it’s safe to say that with Ron Howard at the helm of the film, Star Wars: Han Solo might actually have a shot at being a fun, action-packed Star Wars film, that will fit right in with the rest of the saga.

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