A little more than a week ago saw mention made that Harrison Ford is to have a gigantic role in Star Wars: Episode VII, and now it's being stated that Ford will have a lead role as Han Solo.
EW reports that several sources have stated Han Solo won't just be a walk on role, but that Harrison Ford will join three of the young stars as one of the leads in the movie.
Regarding Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher, it's said Luke and Leia will have strong supporting parts.
It's also stated that all three actors were on board as of 2012 when Disney first took over Star Wars.
"Star Wars: Episode VII" has a December 18, 2015 release.
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Star Wars: Episode VII is being directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan and Abrams. Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Bryan Burk are producing, and John Williams returns as the composer.
Actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker in the new film.