Solo: A Star Wars Story Gets Minor Name Tweak for Foreign Markets

Christian Bale Dark Knight Solo Star Wars

"Yes, [it was] very tempting [to join "Solo"]". The Hollywood Reporter's Borys Kit said Bale was up for the part of Solo's mentor, which ultimately went to Woody Harrelson.

However, Bale has now revealed that he very almost considered taking a major part in Solo: A Star Wars Story, the stand-alone installment set prior to events of the original 1977 film which follows the adventures of a young Han Solo, as played by Alden Ehrenreich. I not only love the films going back to my childhood but also have a very long relationship with Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall because they did Empire of the Sun many years back. He's also recently scored Spielberg's The Post, and the only live action Star Wars movie he's not scored to date has been 2016's Rogue One, which was handled by Michael Giacchino, who did excellent work.

Titles aside, Star Wars fans are anticipating when we'll get to see any official stills or footage from the upcoming Star Wars spinoff, as director Ron Howard has only teased a variety of behind-the-scenes images from the production. The Last Jedi greatly benefitted from performances from "A-list" actors like Laura Dern (Admiral Holdo) and Benicio Del Toro (D.J.), and having Christian Bale in a future movie would serve the goal. I've still got the Millennium Falcon [toy].

Her first love was Darth Vader. The Batman of Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight" trilogy also talked about being a fan of the galaxy far, far away, before revealing that he didn't have much interest in doing another superhero movie. He said he still hasn't seen Ben Affleck as Batman. "People seem surprised at that, I don't know why".

Here in the United States, the culmination of Phase One of the Marvel Cinematic Universe was Marvel's The Avengers, yet due to the popularity of a British television series with a similar name, the film was released as "Avengers Assemble" in the UK. "I hear they're good, but I'm quite happy just hearing they're very good". Whereas seeing a famous face pop up in Star Wars could be distracting, Bale can become his character to the point where the audience may not even recognize him. Bale confirmed his "Solo" talks, leaving the door open for a future Star Wars role.

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