Han Solo is back! Actor Harrison Ford has returned to the "Star Wars: Episode VII" set after a break to recover from leg surgery.
"Filming restarted earlier this week at Pinewood Studios in the U.K.," according to The Hollywood Reporter, citing unnamed sources. The production had been on hold for two weeks.
Ford hadof "Star Wars: Episode VII" at Pinewood in June when he was filming a scene involving the Millennium Falcon, the ship his character Han Solo piloted with best friend and Wookiee, Chewbacca.
Now that Ford has recovered from surgery, filming is back on track in the U.K., and both Disney and Lucasfilm confirmed earlier that the hiatus will not affect the film's Dec. 18, 2015, release date.
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Perhaps hiswas good for Ford's leg, and not just the soul. This is good news not only for "Star Wars" fans, but also those anxiously awaiting more news about Ford in the sequel to 1982's sci-fi hit "Blade Runner," which has already been confirmed by filmmaker Ridley Scott.