R2-D2 then released Luke's lightsaber; Luke caught it and began a battle. Have you ever wondered who you'd be if you were in the Star Wars universe? He was the son-in-law of fallen Jedi Knight Anakin Skywalker and Senator Padmé Amidala, husband of Princess Leia Organa, brother-in-law of Jedi Master Luke Skywalker, father of Ben Solo, rivals and close friends with fellow smuggler Lando Calrissian, and best friends with the Wookiee Chewbacca, his trusted copilot who swore a life debt to the Corellian smuggler. Solo pilots his ship with his friends in escape of Vader and Vrogas Vas. Solo expected Organa to do the same, but she put her focus on taking Vader down once and for all. [1] He was also deemed the 4th greatest movie character of all time by Empire magazine. Han challenges Lando to a game of sabacc, with the wager being Lando's ship. Soon, however, Chewbacca's nagging and Solo's conscience got the better of the smuggler, and he turned around and headed towards the Death Star, where the battle was raging—although he did so not for the Rebellion's cause, but to save his friend, Skywalker. Han vows to return for her and joins the Imperial Navy as a flight cadet. [118], Immediately following Solo's capture and imprisonment, the Rebel Alliance began preparations for a rescue mission. After many takes, director Irvin Kershner wasn't satisfied either. Claiming his vision had "gotten a lot better," Han shot the tentacle and pulled Lando back up into the skiff. Solo took the partisans back to NaJedha. Solo and the others rushed towards the crash site and brought the Rebel pilot back to the Falcon while Solo mused that Skywalker must have had a guardian angel, but Skywalker assured him as per usual, that the Force was with him—though Solo, as per usual, didn't believe it. Benthic was wounded and Solo told partisans to get aboard the Falcon to escape. Having lost their son, Solo left and returned to smuggling, and even lost the Millennium Falcon to numerous thieves. Chewbacca was unhappy with the mission because he thought the planet was cursed. Solo was skeptical of the Force—the energy field that connected all living things in the galaxy, and the Jedi, like Kenobi, were able to use to perform seemingly supernatural feats—because in all his travels he had never seen proof of its existence; to Solo, it was all "simple tricks and nonsense." However, Leia was able to light the droid on fire and escape Frax.[35]. When they all arrived at Bagnoro's homestead, Gwarm was already there. Skywalker was given his medal and they bowed to the princess and turned as the crowd clapped for them. Sometime after he became famous, it would be rumored by an Snivvian bounty hunter that Han was actually a descendant of the Prince-Admiral Jonashe Solo, a member of the ancient Corellian royalty. Instead, Ren stabbed his father with his lightsaber. In the film's final scene, Leia presents Han with a medal of honor alongside Luke and Chewbacca. Solo located a hangar full of massive All Terrain Armored Transport walkers and proceeded[14] to hijack one such behemoth. Despite their initial opposition, the Populists, who preferred a more decentralized government, had decided to change tactics in order to prevent a Centrist from holding that office. Eventually Han was beaten, and Valance went to hurt Lyttan and Tamu, but Han kicked Valance in the crotch before he could do so. [128], Finding himself husband of an important politician, Han passed the time by becoming a successful racing pilot. While repairing the Falcon, Han and Leia shared a kiss before being interrupted by C-3PO. [43] The duo informed Solo that Nodo had put a bounty on his head. [13] Lucas also used Humphrey Bogart as a point of reference in his development notes. [8], It is revealed that Han and Leia are aware that their son is Kylo Ren, and that their son's fall to the dark side caused them to separate, with Han returning to his smuggling business, and Leia spearheading the activities of the New Republic and the Resistance. Jabba placed a bounty of 224, 190 credits on Solo's head, dead or alive. Organa lost patience with the three men, took a blaster and shot open a chute and dove in after telling the others to follow. In the film, 19-year old Han is characterized to be an orphan on the planet Corellia. Solo claimed they should have earned partial credit since the team worked together. She found out that Solo had put an ion scrambler on the droid, which caused the saucer to overload. Solo's motives were to help his new friend, Skywalker, but he was saved from admitting that he was also interested in Organa romantically when Skywalker returned to the reactor room with the slaves. The cadets had started a bet about Solo's fate, with one of the Dree brothers winning. Solo agreed, though he was adamant that he would leave the Rebellion upon their return. A dogfight ensued, where Solo shot down one fighter and congratulated Skywalker when he shot one down, as well—and advised him to not "get cocky." 6:58. If we're not going to have something important and irreversible happen to him, then he kind of feels like luggage. He becomes a pilot and, in the process of undermining a religious fraud, falls in love with Bria Tharen, who disappears before Solo joins the Imperial Navy. Solo and Chewbacca attended a briefing for the Rebel pilots, including Skywalker, who were going to attack the station when it inevitably arrived. In the cartoon Family Guy's Star Wars–themed episodes "Blue Harvest," "Something, Something, Something, Dark Side," and "It's a Trap!," the character Peter Griffin plays the role of Solo.[source?] [76], With his new first mate, Solo traveled to Nar Shaddaa aboard the Falcon. [35], Solo, along with Leia and Skywalker, went to Jedha. He contacted Loo Re Anno and asked her about her plans for after the race. Solo dropped Tunga off at the Cosmatanic Steppes. When Han arrived, droids stripped all his clothing off. A brash smuggler with a heart of gold. In need of extra hands, Beckett rescues the two and enlists them in the gang's plot to steal a shipment of coaxium, which goes awry. Among his rescuers on Takodana was Han's estranged wife, General Leia Organa. [166] The magazine Entertainment Weekly ranked him #7 on their list of the all-time coolest heroes in pop culture,[167] and the website Fandomania.com placed him at #15 on their 2009 list of the 100 greatest fictional characters. After a blaster shot knocked Lando, disguised as a palace guard, off the skiff they were on, Han lowered the axe for Lando to grab, but Calrissian's foot was caught by one of the sarlacc's tentacles. [127], The Battle of Jakku turned out to be a decisive victory for the New Republic. [81] Solo later rescued Leia from Skorii-Lei and gave her medical attention. Solo could only put his hand on his face and mutter "oh no. Hij is een smokkelaar voordat hij zich bij de Rebellenalliantie aansluit. Born After Urtya stunned Leia, Solo allowed him to take Lee-Char's recording. There, Leia discovered that the Amaxines were funding Rinnrivin's cartel and were also marshaling troops, weapons, and starships for an attack on the New Republic. Chewbacca escaped Candroon but ran into Zefin Tuzo, who was working with Vullen. Leia, Chewbacca, and R2-D2 sought the help of the pirate Maz Kanata, but were forced into a brief skirmish with the bounty hunter Boushh. Solo decided to delay taking off to wait for the others. When Rey and Finn explained that they were going to take a droid named BB-8 to the Resistance as he had a map to the location of Solo's old friend Luke Skywalker, Han and Chewie agreed to help them. Solo called Threepio, inquiring where he and the Falcon were, regretting that the planned chain of events had gone awry. With that settled, Solo made sure Chewbacca was all right. [127], After removing the listening device and handing it to Chancellor Mothma, Han led a team consisting of Sinjir, Temmin, Conder, and Jom Barell to the New Republic's new capital of Nakadia. Solo and Leia learned about the leak while watching the morning news. One of the criminals then recognized the BB-8 unit from a First Order bounty placed on it along with Rey and Finn, and demanded that Han hand over the droid and any stowaways he might have on board. [141], In a Force vision, Ben Solo imagining Han forgiving him, One year later, following Leia's death and his own near death at the ruins of the second Death Star, Kylo experienced in a Force vision a memory of Han on Kef Bir, who told his son that Kylo Ren was dead and that Ben Solo was alive. In space, the Falcon was pursued by several Star Destroyers and TIE fighters. As the partisans boarded the Falcon, Solo and the others came under attack by stormtroopers. Solo told Grakkus that it was all a setup to get his safe house's location. Upon returning to his ship, Solo noticed that Krrsantan was nowhere to be seen, and that the hole that the bounty hunter had blown into the Falcon's cockpit had curiously been patched up. RELATED: Star Wars: 10 Kylo Ren & Darth Vader Similarities Ben Solo in many ways is drastically different than Han. Instead Trusk had forged environmental reports and summoned SCAR Squadron to eliminate the Rebels. While on Nubia, they ran into R5-P8, a member of Gwarm's gang. Aphra retorted to him that he would have shot first if he was any good at rescuing his friends. The protocol droid explained that he had not yet arrived because the freighter was being dismantled by native scavengers. As Solo flew the Falcon away from Mon Cala, they were joined by the Mercantile fleet and a pair of Star Destroyers. [...] I can't imagine [being asked back]. [49] While Chewbacca left the table, Solo took the opportunity to flirt with a B-girl[50] named Jenny. However, they got lost in a series of caves for three days and were attacked by a creature. [14], Upon arriving at the conference room where Solo was to meet the Empire's negotiator, Solo and Artoo began the attack; Artoo, Skywalker, and Organa took the stormtroopers down in hand-to-hand combat, while Solo held the Overseer at gunpoint and demanded to know the direction to the facility's main power core. [168], George Lucas sporting a "Han shot first" t-shirt on the set of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, The developers of the 2008 video game Prince of Persia cited both Solo and Indiana Jones as having inspired their nameless protagonist. Due to her prestige as a prominent former rebel leader, Leia had reluctantly agreed to allow an exploratory committee to explore her suitability for First Senator. While planting explosives with Chewbacca, Solo spotted Ren and confronted him on a long walkway positioned above a massive pit, where he attempted to convince his son to leave the First Order and come back with him. Solo stepped in front of her blaster in an attempt to defuse the situation. [92] Solo told Benthic to either kill him or show them the Partisans' famous decisiveness. 0 0. [22], Solo piloted the Falcon through an asteroid field during a run to sell marked sabacc decks to the casino on Marquinn. Browse through and take popular han solo personality quizzes . Solo, despite his better judgment, took the Falcon close to Star Destroyer and several TIEs following him as he made a run towards one of the cruisers. [102], Solo and Skywalker argued about their next move. Han threw a rock through a window, allowing the sunlight to burn Proxima's skin. They reached the stage, where Organa placed a medal around Solo's neck as he winked at her. Han and Karamu are snared by Zalla's briars. Following the meeting, Temmin and Sinjir managed to convince Han and Leia to lend them the Millennium Falcon. As mercenaries close in on them, Han takes the Falcon into light speed, and they get away. [110], As the carrier went into hyperspace, it engines were fried and cruiser had to land on Corosi 7. Solo and his friends arrive at the Rebel base on Yavin 4. [48], Solo, Chewie, and Makkeer then went to Nubia, where the second droid was located. After a moment, Ren ignites his lightsaber, impaling and fatally wounding his father. The group did not know where Skywalker was, but a flight of TIE fighters streaking through the sky tipped them off: follow trouble to find Skywalker. He was approached by Katrull with an easy job but turned it down, stating the sector was under Imperial observation. Before he can depart, it is discovered that Luke has not returned from his investigation. Starros had taken it upon herself to make Solo's life miserable until he paid her share from the robbery on Stenness years earlier. A cowboy in a starship -- simple, sentimental, and cocksure of himself. Organa told him: the technical readouts to the Death Star. Solo found and killed Beckett, but could only watch as Qi'ra left him behind, leaving Savareen in Vos' yacht to meet Crimson Dawn leader Maul. Solo was given armor and forced to track down Leia and Starros. Han then snuck into a TIE fighter hanger and stole a fighter. 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