Original Lando, Billy Dee Williams, returning to Star Wars: Episode IX

BREAKING Billy Dee Williams Returning as Lando for Star Wars Episode IX

He even voiced the character in various Robot Chicken and Family Guy episodes dedicated exclusively to Star Wars as well as The LEGO Movie.

Donald Glover recently took on the younger version of the role in the latest franchise spin-off Solo: A Star Wars Story.

FDA: Parasites In Del Monte Vegetables Causing ‘Explosive’ Diarrhea
All sizes had best-by dates of June 17 or earlier, so officials say there is little chance anyone still has any of the products. More than 200 people have now been infected by an outbreak of parasites linked to recalled vegetable trays from Del Monte.


With all of the recent rumors about Billy Dee getting in shape, and cancelling most of his fall schedule, The Hollywood Reporter finally got confirmation through their sources that it is true, Billy Dee is returning Star Wars: Episode IX.

Hot on the heels of news that Keri Russell, yes, Felicity's Keri Russell, was cast in Star Wars: Episode IX, we get confirmation that the galaxy's original far far away player is due back in his fabulous blue coat.

China may be exerting 'negative pressure' on North Korea
However, the North Korean Foreign Ministry later released a lengthy statement that criticized the US focus on nuclear weapons. Analysts said that North Korea's statement was not unexpected but that there may indeed be a long way to go in U.S.


Williams has in recent years returned to the role that fuels his appearances on the convention circuit, voicing Calrissian in various cartoon series and video games.

JJ Abrams will direct once again, having helmed 2015's The Force Awakens, handing the reigns to Rian Johnson for last year's The Last Jedi. Previously set for a May 24, 2019 release date, the film will now arrive on December 20, 2019.

Canada says joblessness rose slightly in June to 6%
Year-over-year the unemployment rate has held steady from June 2017 when it sat at 7.3 per cent in a labour pool of 40,900 people. Exports declined mostly because of weaker trade on motor vehicles and parts as well as metal ores and non-metallic minerals.


Star Wars: Episode IX will conclude the third trilogy of Star Wars movies that began with Star Wars: The Force Awakens followed up by Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Queen and Prince Philip to miss Prince Louis' christening
Jul 10, 2018 - 10:08
The gallery also features the Prince Louis' first official portrait taken by his mother, Kate Middleton . Meghan Markle , the Duchess of Sussex , wore an army green Ralph Lauren dress and hat by Stephen Jones .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top 'I Will Be Hurt If Ronaldo Leaves Real'
Jul 10, 2018 - 10:05
I haven't spoken to Cristiano about this, but my advice is, if he wants to play to 2050, he has to go to Juve. However, reports from Italy on the weekend quashed any claims that Dybala would leave the club this summer.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Croatia's president dances with team after victory against Russian Federation
Jul 10, 2018 - 09:27
When Croatia stormed through the group stage with nine points from three games, they did in indeed look like serious contenders. This followed it up with a 3-1 win over Mohamed Salah's Egypt proving that the opening win was not just some flash in the pane.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Vettel victorious in British belter Vettel victorious in British belter
Jul 10, 2018 - 08:58
Hamilton had a slow start, which meant Vettel and Bottas were quick to overtake him. I could have easily taken second place today, but we made a decision to go for it.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Most senior Brexit official quits United Kingdom government
Jul 10, 2018 - 08:53
Mrs May however appears to have lived to fight another day, with no vote of no confidence tabled by her MPs. Hello and welcome to a particularly early edition of the United Kingdom politics blog.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Eight Boys Rescued from Flooded Thai Cave
Jul 10, 2018 - 08:25
The rescue workers need 20 hours before the third operation , Osatanakorn said Monday afternoon, according to a Guardian reporter. Four boys were rescued from the underground caves on Sunday, bringing the total number of recovered children to eight.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Kavanaugh for the Court
Jul 10, 2018 - 07:41
It may not also be his last, with liberal Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg 85-years-old and Stephen Breyer turning 80 next month. Jones' position could be critical to Kavanaugh's confirmation as the Republicans hold only a 51-49 advantage in the Senate.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Crowd of Critics Confronts Mitch McConnell in Kentucky Restaurant Parking Lot
Jul 10, 2018 - 06:51
Last month, McConnell was accosted by protesters as he left a dinner at Georgetown University . " We know where you live , Mitch". In the meantime, most separated families have not been reunited.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Iran to maintain military presence in Syria, to counter Israel
Jul 10, 2018 - 06:50
The channel, quoting an unidentified military official, said the attack targeted the T4 air base with six missiles. After bombing Iranian units in Syria in retaliation, an Israeli F-16 was shot down by Syrian anti-aircraft fire.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Phone maker Xiaomi falls then rises in Hong Kong debut
Jul 10, 2018 - 06:24
Let us know in the comments if you think Xiaomi will do well in the medium and long term in terms of its stock price. Mo Jia, a Shanghai-based analyst with industry consultancy Canalys, said the weak debut was to be expected.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Johnny Depp Sued For Attacking Crew Member on Biggie Smalls Movie Set
Jul 10, 2018 - 05:54
He is seeking unspecified damages, and Johnny Depp's rep has so far remained silent. " City of Lies " is due for release in September.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top President Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court
Jul 10, 2018 - 05:30
The choice comes about two weeks after Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced he would retire by July 31. Kyl, a former member of Republican leadership, served on the Senate Judiciary Committee before retiring in 2013.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top The pain of loss to Belgium very great, says Neymar
Jul 10, 2018 - 05:15
England will take on Sweden in Samara at 3pm on Saturday, July 7 followed by Russian Federation vs Croatia in Sochi at 7pm. And on that basis, the golazos so far at the 2018 World Cup are certainly up there with those at any previous tournament.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump meeting focuses on Supreme Court candidates Kavanaugh, Hardiman
Jul 10, 2018 - 02:16
He claimed that due to how dysfunctional the two parties were, it is unlikely that many Democrats would support a Trump nominee. President Donald Trump: "Well, it's still-let's say it's the four people, but-and they're excellent, every one".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Croatia striker Mario Mandzukic says England game is 50/50
Jul 10, 2018 - 00:30
Fans on the grounds of the All-England Club watch the World Cup quarterfinal between England and Sweden on their cellphones. Here's just about everything you need to know about the World Cup final - outside of who's in it, of course.