'Star Wars': Emilia Clarke Joins Han Solo Film

Alden Ehrenreich and Donald Glover will also star.

It was announced today on the website for the franchise that the that the "Game of Thrones" star would "round out a dynamic cast of characters that Han and Chewie will encounter."

No other details about her part were available.

The film is set for a 2018 release.

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