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Solo: A Star Wars Story red carpet has some good-lookin' nerf herders

Damn, Lando can pull off a suit.

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Claire Reilly was a video host, journalist and producer covering all things space, futurism, science and culture. Whether she's covering breaking news, explaining complex science topics or exploring the weirder sides of tech culture, Claire gets to the heart of why technology matters to everyone. She's been a regular commentator on broadcast news, and in her spare time, she's a cabaret enthusiast, Simpsons aficionado and closet country music lover. She originally hails from Sydney but now calls San Francisco home.
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  • Webby Award Winner (Best Video Host, 2021), Webby Nominee (Podcasts, 2021), Gold Telly (Documentary Series, 2021), Silver Telly (Video Writing, 2021), W3 Award (Best Host, 2020), Australian IT Journalism Awards (Best Journalist, Best News Journalist 2017)
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Stars And Filmmakers Attend The World Premiere Of "SOLO: A Star Wars Story" In Hollywood

Donald Glover and Alden Ehrenreich at the Premiere of Solo: A Star Wars Story.

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We've been waiting a long time to see young Han Solo and Lando Calrissian in action. 

And finally, a lucky audience got to see Solo's backstory when Solo: A Star Wars Story premiered in LA in Thursday night ahead of public previews on May 24

But while the world was waiting to hear the first verdicts about Solo, we were treated to some primo red carpet action, thanks to the film's stars (as well as some old favourites from the original Star Wars films). 

Here are our highlights. 

Damn Donald Glover. Forget This is America -- this is a Good Suit. 

OG Lando -- Billy Dee Williams -- looking Billy De-Lightful.

The flashbacks!

Sad Kylo Ren being a moody little Emo, as usual...

People living for Thandie Newton's extravaganza.


This tweet, which crosses Hollywood universes in a delightful way...

Marilou Hamill serving up space royalty realness...

Plenty of parking available...

But Ewan McGregor isn't looking so excited...

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