Newswire: Han Solo himself helps announce Disneyland’s Star Wars experience
Harrison Ford must have been running out his contract with Lucasfilm last night, because he took to the stage at ABC’s Disneyland 60 special to offer a first look at the new Star Wars Experience planned for the House Of Mouse’s theme parks. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the theme park expansions will take guests “to a never-before-seen planet, a remote trading port, and one of the last stops before wild space where the Star Wars characters and their stories come to life.” More importantly, guests of the park will get to pilot the fastest hunk of junk in the galaxy, the Millennium Falcon.
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The presentation featured the McQuarrie-esque concept art that was revealed last August, as well as some short clips of the artists hard at work behind the scenes. At 14-acres, the expansions—set for both Disneyland in Anaheim and Walt Disney …