Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul is rumored to star in the first of the upcoming Star Wars Spin-Off Films says Making Star Wars.
rumored story is believed to revolve around Original Trilogy
space smuggler Han Solo and his wookie co-pilot Chewbacca.
"Godzilla" reboot director Gareth Edwards is going to direct the film which will be released in between J J. Abrams' "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens" and"Looper" and "Brick" writer-director Rian Johnson's
"Star Wars: Episode VIII". There's also rumors
that elements from the spin-off will overlap with Ep VIII.
No word on what role Paul would play .
Production on the project
is expected to get underway at Pinewood Studio sometime in 2015, likely after the currently shooting James Bond film "Spectre" wraps. It is currently
targeting a late 2016 release.
Paul played Luke Skywalker during the recent live read of The Empire Strikes Back directed by