Michael K. Williams May Join Han Solo Spinoff
Michael K. Williams is in final talks to join the upcoming Han Solo spinoff, starring Alden Ehrenreich, according to a report.
The Disney-Lucas film will be directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller and co-stars: Donald Glover, Thandie Newton, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Woody Harrelson and Emilia Clarke . The untitled Han Solo movie hits theaters May 25, 2018.
Williams is best known for his portrayal of Omar Little on the HBO drama series The Wire and Albert “Chalky” White on the HBO series Boardwalk Empire. He was also acclaimed for his role as Jack Gee, husband of Bessie Smith, in the HBO telefilm biopic, Bessie. He has acted in supporting roles in a number of films and television shows, including The Road, Inherent Vice, The Night Of, Gone Baby Gone, and 12 Years a Slave.