Oscar Isaac Rumored To Have Larger Star Wars: Episode VII Role Because Of Harrison Ford's Injury
created 06/25/2014 - 12:00pm, updated 06/25/2014 - 12:00pm
With Harrison Ford breaking his leg on the set of Star Wars: Episode VII, it's now rumored that Oscar Isaac will have a larger role in the film.
The NY Post states that Hollywood sources have filled them in that due to Ford having to take two months off from Star Wars, Oscar Isaac's role will be expanded.
Isaac's role is unknown, but it's thought that he is playing a descendant or son of Han Solo.
Recent rumors also stated the release date for Star Wars: Episode VII could be in trouble, and that the rest of the cast are worried about on set injuries after the door of the Millennium Falcon allegedly crushed Harrison Ford.
"Star Wars: Episode VII" has a December 18, 2015 release.
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"Star Wars: Episode VII" is being directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan and Abrams. Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Bryan Burk are producing, and John Williams returns as the composer.
Actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Lupita Nyong'o and Gwendoline Christie will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker in the new film.