Star Wars Icon Billy Dee Williams Poses With Lando Funko

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is lastly hitting theaters on the finish of the 12 months and can mark the top of the beloved Skywalker Saga. The movie will characteristic many acquainted faces, together with Billy Dee Williams, who’s greatest recognized for enjoying Lando Calrissian in Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back and Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. This will mark Williams’ first look within the franchise since 1983, and followers are desirous to see his return. The actor is fairly energetic on Twitter and has been sharing a variety of enjoyable Lando-related content material. His most up-to-date put up exhibits him posing together with his very personal Funko determine.

“Here’s the real boss 😎 #FunkoPop,” Williams wrote.

Lucasfilm and Disney’s “Triple Force Friday” Star Wars merchandising extravaganza is occurring on October 4th and can embrace some model new Star Wars Funkos, which you’ll be able to view right here.

Many followers commented on Williams’ put up:

“You’re still the coolest guy in the room,” @shewrick wrote.

“Still the coolest guy in the galaxy,” @GarletterLee added.

Other followers chimed in to share pics of their very own Lando figures:

Recently, Williams additionally tweeted a photograph of himself rocking a Lando shirt:

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is about to star a returning Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo, and Billie Lourd. New forged members embrace Naomi Ackie, Richard E. Grant, and Keri Russell, and the returning veteran actors are Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Billy Dee Williams, and Ian McDiarmid because the Emperor. According to the director, J.J. Abrams, Leia shall be featured within the movie utilizing unreleased footage of Carrie Fisher from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

During the Episode IX panel at Star Wars Celebration earlier this 12 months, Abrams teased what followers can anticipate from the upcoming film:


“The movie doesn’t pick up immediately after the last film,” he shared. “Some time has passed. This movie is an adventure the group goes on together. One of the great things about getting to work on the movie is the dynamic between all of the characters. They’re amazing together, and it’s something I’m excited for you all to see.”

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is anticipated to hit theatres on December 20th.

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