• See the desperate text Paul Bettany sent to Ron Howard begging to be cast in 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Actor Paul Bettany told Jimmy Fallon on Thursday's "The Tonight Show" that he sent a text to "Solo: A Star Wars Story" director Ron Howard begging for a role in the movie.
    Howard responded, "LOL I'll get back to you."
    Bettany was cast as the movie's villain after Howard stepped in to replace Phil Lord and Chris Miller, and actor Michael K. Williams could not return for reshoots.
    Actor Paul Bettany really wanted to be involved in the "Star Wars" franchise, so much so that he sent a desperate text to "Solo: A Star Wars Story" director Ron Howard for a role in the film.
    On "The Tonight Show...
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