Emilia Clarke Joins Star Wars Universe

Emilia Clarke is coming to a galaxy far, far away.

The actress, better known for the role of  Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones, is slated to join the upcoming Han Solo Star Wars movie. No information on who she’ll play has been released yet, but Star Wars.com did say that she’d encounter Han and Chewie on their adventures.

Clarke joins  Alden Ehrenreich and Donald Glover —  Han Solo and Lando Calrissian, respectively — in the highly-anticipated film, a prequel to the original  Star Wars trilogy. Another highly-anticipated prequel, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, hits theaters this December.

The untitled Han Solo movie will be helmed by directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, and is set for release in 2018.

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