The Hollywood Reporter. If signed, he’ll play a mentor to the young Solo. Other candidates for the role included Christian Bale, according to the report.
Solo will be played by Alden Ehrenreich (see "Young Han Solo Cast"). Other members of the cast include Donald Glover as Lando Calrissian (see “’Han Solo,’ More”), and Emilia Clarke in an undisclosed role (see "'Black Panther,' 'Han Solo'").
Harrelson played the title role in Wilson, which is opening in March (see "'Wilson' Red Band Trailer").
The Han Solo Star Wars Anthology film opens May 25, 2018.
In 'Early Talks'
Posted by Milton Griepp on January 4, 2017 @ 1:11 am CT
'Latin Lover,' & 'Baahubali 2' Square 'The Circle'
April 30, 2017
As the North American box office awaited next weekend’s arrival of the summer season and its highly anticipated first “event” movie, Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 , there was a bit churn at the box office during a weak frame that saw the top 12 films earn 30% less than they did on the same weekend last year.