And did we mention Young Lando can rap?
The lovable Community star and talented rapper Donald Glover, also known as Childish Gambino might be taking up the coolest beyond cool role of all time: Lando Calrissian.
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Yes, he's a man, not a system. Lando, who was initially played by Billy Dee Williams in the Star Wars Trilogy, will now get a youthful reboot for the spin off for Young Han Solo.
Now, before you get your hopes up (because I know mine are), BirthMoviesDeath.com shares that there are no details as of yet if Lucasfilm has offered up the role to Glover, but that rumor has it that he is the "first choice."
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At Star Wars Celebration this year, BMD shares that the directors screen tested thousands of men for the role of Han, and ended up still going with their first choice, which was Alden Ehrenreich (Hail, Caesar!) so there's a good chance that Glover might be offered the part.
We think Donald would make the perfect Lando. He does have the swagger after all.
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