How Steven Spielberg Discovered the New Han Solo

How Steven Spielberg Discovered the New Han Solo

It turns out Alden Ehrenreich, who will star as young Han Solo in Disney’s upcoming Star Wars solo film, was discovered by Steven Spielberg at a bat mitzvah. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the actor “had to go in for multiple tests,” but thanks to the backing of Spielberg and The Godfather filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola, he was able to nab the role. Ehrenreich was discovered by Spielberg when he was 14 years old in a bat mitzvah video, and his first two film acting gigs were for Coppola. So, according to insiders, both Spielberg and Coppola reached out to Lucasfilm boss Kathleen Kennedy in support of casting Ehrenreich as Han Solo. Continue reading…
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