Han Solo Movie: Ian (Sing Street) Kenny Joins Alden Ehrenreich

Ian Kenny, who impressed in Sing Street, has joined the ensemble of Lucasfilm’s Han Solo stand-alone movie, starring Alden Ehrenreich.

Donald Glover, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Woody Harrelson, Michael K. Williams, and Emilia Clarke are already set to co-star in the Disney-Lucasfilm feature, directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller. Jon and Lawrence Kasdan are penning the script.

The untitled Han Solo movie hits theaters May 25, 2018.

Details about Kenny’s character are unknown. Disney CEO Bob Iger had said that the movie would cover Solo’s life from ages 18 to 24, showing how he came to own the Millennium Falcon and how he met his Wookie sidekick, Chewbacca.

Produced by Kathleen Kennedy and Allison Shearmur, the Star Wars spin-off is set before the original movie A New Hope, similar to the recent spin-off, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

Released in December 2016, Rogue One has grossed over a billion dollars worldwide.