Insight Editions presents Star Wars Icons: Han Solo
– The Definitive Book for the Iconic Character, written by Gina McIntyre.
Smuggler. Rogue. Hero of the Rebellion. Scruffy-looking nerf herder. Han Solo.
Since his debut in the original Star Wars
in 1977, the irrepressible Han Solo has become one of the most iconic and enduring elements of the saga.
Insight Editions is pleased to announce Star Wars Icons: Han Solo
(November 13, 2018 / $50), a comprehensive look at the creation and legacy of one of Star Wars’ most beloved characters.Star Wars Icons: Han Solo
covers the character’s epic journey, from his genesis in George Lucas’s first Star Wars
drafts to his iconic portrayal by Harrison Ford in the original trilogy and The Force Awakens
to his rebirth in Solo: A Star Wars Story
. The book also takes an in-depth look at Solo’s role in the Star Wars
expanded universe: Novels, comics, video games, and more demonstrate the indelible impression the character has made on pop culture.
Illustrated with a treasure trove of rare and previously unseen imagery, including candid on-set photography and stunning concept art, this deluxe volume also features exclusive new interviews with Harrison Ford, Alden Ehrenreich, Mark Hamill, Billy Dee Williams, Peter Mayhew, Ron Howard, J.J. Abrams, Lawrence Kasdan, Jonathan Kasdan, and many more key creatives.
Comprehensive and revelatory, this is the definitive book for Han Solo fans across the galaxy.
About the Author:
Gina McIntyre is a veteran entertainment journalist who has covered movies, TV, and music for the Los Angeles Times, the Hollywood Reporter, and Entertainment Weekly. She is the author of Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water: Creating a Fairy Tale for Troubled Times
and The Art of Ready Player One
. Her writing has also appeared on RollingStone.com
. She lives with her husband and daughter in Riverside, Illinois.
About Insight Editions:
Celebrated for its unwavering dedication to quality, Insight Editions is a publisher of innovative books and collectibles that push the boundaries of creativity, design, and production. Through its acclaimed film, television, and gaming program, Insight strives to produce unique books and products that provide new ways to engage with fan-favorite characters and stories. Under this program, Insight has published books covering the worlds of Star Wars, Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Destiny, Assassin’s Creed, Halo, Diablo, World of Warcraft
, and the Harry Potter
films, among many others. Insight’s award-winning art, photography, and sports titles celebrate the artistry and history of a wide range of subjects that include the Rolling Stones, John Lennon, Kurt Cobain, Johnny Cash, the San Francisco Giants, and the Dallas Cowboys. Other divisions include a line of deluxe stationery products, as well as a children’s imprint, Insight Kids. For more information, visit www.insighteditions.com
Check out the cover art in the Icons: Han Solo Jedi Journals entry
, as well as some sample pages from upcoming book.