How to Train Your Dragon’s John Powell, meanwhile, will be handling the sci-fi spin-off’s score.
Ron Howard has wrapped the May 25th, 2018 release.
Williams says he was set to play a “kick-ass character” that was half-man, half-beast.
Actor Alden Ehrenreich was apparently unhappy with the fired directors’ “screwball comedy angle” on the character.
He replaces Phil Lord and Christopher Miller who departed the project earlier this week due to “creative differences.”
News has swirled about a replacement after Phil Lord and Christopher Miller were let go yesterday.
There’s a great disturbance in the Force after losing Phil Lord and Chris Miller.
The duo cite “creative differences” as the reason for their departure.
CEO Bob Iger also shared new details about Phil Lord and Christopher Miller’s forthcoming Han Solo origin story.
Omar’s comin’ to Disney’s Star Wars universe.
The re-release would coincide with the 40th anniversary of A New Hope.
Lando, Chewie, Woody, Daenerys … the gang’s all here!