Mad Men actor Jon Hamm will be lending his voice to Boba Fett, as the actor will serve as one of several narrators for the audiobook version of Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View.
Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View is a short story collection written to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the release of the first Star Wars movie, featuring 40 stories showing what the supporting characters of the franchise were up to during the events of A New Hope. According to the official Star Wars website, the full list of narrators for the audiobook are as follows:
- Jonathan Davis
- Ashley Eckstein
- Janina Gavankar
- Jon Hamm
- Neil Patrick Harris
- January LaVoy
- Saskia Maarleveld
- Carol Monda
- Daniel José Older
- Marc Thompson
Ashley Eckstein and Janina Gavankar are also noteworthy additions to this list, as both actresses portray characters across the franchise – Eckstein with Ahsoka Tano in Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels and Gavankar as Iden Versio with the forthcoming Star Wars Battlefront II. Both have also narrated Star Wars audiobooks about their characters.
The audiobook for Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View will arrive on October 3.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi will rise on December 15, 2017. The movie’s cast includes Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker, Carrie Fisher as General Leia Organa, Daisy Ridley as Rey, John Boyega as Finn, Adam Driver as Kylo Ren, Oscar Isaac as Poe Dameron, Lupita Nyong’o as Maz Kanata, Kelly Marie Tran as Rose Tico, Laura Dern as Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo, Gwendoline Christie as Captain Phasma, Andy Serkis as Supreme Leader Snoke, Domhnall Gleeson as General Armitage Hux, Benicio Del Toro as “DJ”, Joonas Suotamo as Chewbacca, Anthony Daniels as C-3PO, and Jimmy Vee as R2-D2.
7 Movies Still Worth Catching In Theaters In 2017
The summer movie season may be winding down, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some amazing films still coming out this year! It just opened the fall box office with a bang, earning the highest opening for a horror film, and there are quite a few films set to follow its lead. The holiday season in particular is always a great time for movies, with Oscar contenders and big-budget family-friendly movies being released simultaneously.
Of course, the movies on this list aren’t the only films coming out this year — they’re just some of the ones with the biggest marketing budget, making it easier for people to know they are coming out soon. So, if none of these movies seem interesting to you, do a little research and see if there are any great independent or foreign films coming to your local theaters!
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