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Turns Out Chewbacca Has a Hell of a Potty Mouth Turns Out Chewbacca Has a Hell of a Potty Mouth

Shyriiwook, the given name of the Wookiee language, has always been a bit of a Star Wars mystery, if only because our experience with it is mostly the whines and growls of Chewbacca. But it turns out, before it gets turned into those famous roars on the set of Solo: A Star Wars Story, Shryiiwook sounds like a very…

To Play Han Solo, Alden Ehrenreich Watched All the Star Wars He Could, Then Forgot About It To Play Han Solo, Alden Ehrenreich Watched All the Star Wars He Could, Then Forgot About It

How do you prepare to play one of the most famous characters of all time, originated by one of the most iconic actors of all time? For actor Alden Ehrenreich, it was a fairly straightforward process.

Watch Our Spoiler-Free Solo: A Star Wars Story Video Review

For a more detailed, but still spoiler-free, review of Solo: A Star Wars story, check out our written review here. The video is transcribed below.

Solo Is a Damn Fine Star Wars Story Solo Is a Damn Fine Star Wars Story

Filled with excellent action and a lot of emotion, Solo: A Star Wars Story is going to surprise a lot of people. Despite its troubled production, it’s ended up being incredibly fun and funny, with great characters, performances, and a huge range of Star Wars references to delight fans and non-fans alike.

A New Solo Clip Indicates Han's Expanded Universe Story Is Now Star Wars Canon A New Solo Clip Indicates Han's Expanded Universe Story Is Now Star Wars Canon

Given how Disney hurled the Star Wars Expanded Universe into the trash compacter, there have been questions as to how Solo: A Star Wars Story would handle Han Solo’s origin. A new clip seems to confirm that part of his EU background has made it into Disney’s new canon. Plus, Thandie Newton’s Val finally gets to speak.…

Here's What Happens When Han Solo Plays to Win the Millennium Falcon From Lando Here's What Happens When Han Solo Plays to Win the Millennium Falcon From Lando

For fans, the fact that Solo: A Star Wars Story is going to show the legendary moment where Han Solo wins the Millennium Falcon from Lando Calrissian is kind of mind-blowing. It’s one of those things we’ve always imagined, but now we get to see it. But if you can’t just wait another month to know what happens, you’re…

The New Solo: A Star Wars Story Trailer Sets the Smuggler on the Path to Becoming A Legend The New Solo: A Star Wars Story Trailer Sets the Smuggler on the Path to Becoming A Legend

Though, let’s be honest, Han is a much better hero than he is criminal.

This Silly Denny's Commercial Is Secretly a Solo Movie Preview This Silly Denny's Commercial Is Secretly a Solo Movie Preview

Denny’s just released a TV spot for its tie-in with Solo: A Star Wars Story, and in a way, it’s a preview of the movie itself.

The Mystery of Michael K. Williams' Former Solo Character Has Been Revealed, Thanks to Michael K. Williams The Mystery of Michael K. Williams' Former Solo Character Has Been Revealed, Thanks to Michael K. Williams

By now, most of us have heard the wild story of how Michael K. Williams got replaced by Paul Bettany in Solo: A Star Wars Story. Two directors got fired, a new one was hired, reshoots happened immediately... it was all a big mess. What you may not have heard, though, is Williams talk specifically about his character’s…

There Is Now Official Footage From Solo: A Star Wars Story There Is Now Official Footage From Solo: A Star Wars Story

The next Star Wars movie is out in three months. THREE MONTHS. But up until now, we haven’t seen a single image from it. That changed during the Super Bowl, though, as Disney, finally, revealed the first look at Solo: A Star Wars Story.

Ron Howard's Latest Han Solo Tweet Is Either His Most Revealing, or Best Troll, Yet Ron Howard's Latest Han Solo Tweet Is Either His Most Revealing, or Best Troll, Yet

Director Ron Howard has tweeted a lot of intriguing and cool photos from the set of the untitled Han Solo movie, but his latest either confirms a long standing fan theory or pokes fun at it. You decide.

Report: Lucasfilm Was So Concerned About Alden Ehrenreich's Han Solo Performance It Brought in an Acting Coach Report: Lucasfilm Was So Concerned About Alden Ehrenreich's Han Solo Performance It Brought in an Acting Coach

The fallout from Chris Miller and Phil Lord’s shocking exit from the Han Solo film a week ago continues, with more and more details about the rift emerging day by day. One new report even claims that Lucasfilm weren’t just unhappy with Miller and Lord’s approach: they were concerned about the performance they were…

Alden Ehrenreich's Han Solo Hair Is So on Point

Hair alert! io9 is back with all your breaking pop culture hair news, this time concerning our brand new Han Solo.

The Han Solo Movie Covers Six Formative Years in the Smuggler's Life The Han Solo Movie Covers Six Formative Years in the Smuggler's Life

We now know just how young the young Han Solo will be—and the key moments in his early life the film will explore.

The Millennium Falcon Is Packed in the First Cast Photo From the Han Solo Movie The Millennium Falcon Is Packed in the First Cast Photo From the Han Solo Movie

The first photo from the set of the still-untitled Han Solo film was posted Tuesday, and things are pretty cramped in the Millennium Falcon.

I'm Pretty Sure I Creeped Out the New Han Solo I'm Pretty Sure I Creeped Out the New Han Solo

I didn’t mean to. I just walked into a theater to see a movie, and there he was—Alden Ehrenreich, the actor recently cast as the young Han Solo, one seat away from me. He was just there to see a movie on a quiet Sunday afternoon, just like me. It was only after I sat down that I realized something was wrong. I was…

Meet the New Han Solo, Alden Ehrenreich Meet the New Han Solo, Alden Ehrenreich

It’s finally confirmed—Alden Ehrenreich is indeed the new Han Solo, and will star in Phil Lord and Chris Miller’s solo Solo film. Apparently, Ehrenreich was literally the first person to audition for the role out of more than 3,000 actors. He also screentested in the Millennium Falcon and with Chewbacca, too.

Alden Ehrenreich Has Been Cast As the Young Han Solo Alden Ehrenreich Has Been Cast As the Young Han Solo

The rumors are true. Alden Ehrenreich, who made a name for himself earlier this year in the Coen Brothers’ Hail Caesar, has been cast as the young Han Solo in the 2018 Star Wars story directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller.

Alden Ehrenreich Is the Favorite to Play Young Han Solo Alden Ehrenreich Is the Favorite to Play Young Han Solo

With every passing day, we get closer and closer to Disney and Lucasfilm finally announcing that they’ve found the actor who will play young Han Solo. Right now, all signs point to the relative newcomer Alden Ehrenreich.

One of These Dudes Is Young Han Solo (Probably) One of These Dudes Is Young Han Solo (Probably)

Disney and Lucasfilm have apparently whittled the list of actors who could star in the Han Solo origin movie down from every young man in Hollywood to just three people: Taron Egerton, Jack Reynor, and Alden Ehrenreich.

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