Although Star Wars followers are nonetheless ready for that Sequel Trilogy reunion between Luke Skywalker and Han Solo, the current opening of Galaxy’s Edge on the Disneyland Resort gave Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford the chance to supply the following smartest thing.
Taking to Twitter, Hamill shared a choice of pictures of himself posing in entrance of the theme park enlargement’s full scale duplicate of the Millennium Falcon. The pics see the Unique Trilogy star alongside some acquainted figures, together with George Lucas and Billy Dee Williams. Even Ford, who’s typically been extremely unsentimental about his run as Han, was current for a few pictures, and within the tweet’s caption, Hamill recalled their reunion as follows:
“The reunion I’ve all the time dreamed of occurred yesterday at #GalaxysEdge
Harrison: ‘Peter- This one’s for you.’
Me (in my thought bubble): ‘Carrie- You might be right here with us in our hearts.’”
The Peter in query is unique Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew, who handed away again in April. When the information first broke, each lk21 Ford and Hamill shared statements paying tribute to the star, with the latter describing him because the “gentlest of giants” and a “large man with a good larger coronary heart.”
As for Carrie Fisher, although the actress handed away in 2016, Leia is ready to return within the upcoming Rise of Skywalker by means of unused footage from her final two films. Nonetheless, Hamill hasn’t been shy about expressing his disappointment that the Sequel Trilogy killed off Han earlier than the Unique Trilogy’s three leads might reunite.
For what it’s value, one rumor that’s been making the rounds these days is that this yr’s launch will present Han, Leia and Luke collectively as soon as extra through flashback. With that in thoughts, maybe there’s nonetheless hope that Hamill’s feedback had been meant to construct up the shock. Both means, we’ll discover out when Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker hits theaters on December 20th.