Donald and Stephen Glover to Write ‘Lando’ Series for Disney+ as Justin Simien Exits

Donald Glover and his brother Stephen Glover are attached to write the Disney+ Star Wars limited series “Lando,” based on the iconic Lando Calrissian character, IndieWire has confirmed.“Haunted Mansion” director and “Dear White People” creator Justin Simien was previously attached to write “Lando” back when it was first revealed to be in the works in 2020, but Simien is no longer involved with the project.Glover portrayed a young Lando in “Solo: A Star Wars Story” in 2018, taking over from Billy Dee Williams, who originated the role in “The Empire Strikes Back.” The “Atlanta” creator has been vocal about returning to the role, but it’s unclear at present if he’s attached to star.“We’re talking about it.

That’s as much as I can say without Kathleen Kennedy hunting me down,” Glover said to GQ back in April.

“I would love to play Lando again.

… It’s a fun time,…

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