Rumors are swirling about new stars for the next Star Wars installment. According to Latino Review:
The studio is working to produce a Star Wars: Episode VII and continue the story of where 1983′s Episode VI: Return of the Jedi left off. Production on the seventh film in the series will start next year in the UK.
Apparently, Leonardo DiCaprio had been in talks with Disney for the film, but has bowed out. However, now it’s said that Zac Efron and Ryan Gosling may be up for the task.
When I heard that Zac Efron is gonna be in the next Star Wars movie pic.twitter.com/amal2kFWYP
— Alex Forrest (@aforrest932) July 29, 2013
Gosling is said to be up for the role of Luke Skywalker’s son and Efron is rumored as Han Solo’s son. The movie is said to take place thirty years after Return of the Jedi.
So far, Ryan Gosling’s reps have denied involvement in the Star Wars project, while Efron’s people said the same. Let’s cross our fingers and hope the rumors are true, shall we …?
There are some strange rumors surrounding "Star Wars 7" and Zac Efron: http://t.co/wH9IRIr5pu
— moviefone (@moviefone) July 29, 2013