The Hollywood Reporter announced Billy Dee Williams will return as swanky gambler Lando Calrissian in the upcoming Star Wars: Episode IX. The character of Calrissian appeared in the recent release of Solo: A Star Wars Story but was portrayed by Donald Glover as a younger, cape-wearing version. The last time fans saw Williams as Calrissian was in 1983’s Return of the Jedi.
For many it has been far, far too long.
The announcement was a relief for quite a few fans, but for a different reason...
After a sigh of relief, fans celebrated the return of Calrissian.
And there were plenty of predictions about the outcome.
Could there be some time traveling?
This Twitter user took a darker turn.
People were not down with that.
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