With Star Wars Episode VII coming out next year, I’ve recently been contemplating what some of the familiar characters from the original trilogy might look like 30 years on from when we last saw them. It usually doesn’t take long for such musings to find their way out through my drawing hand and onto digital canvas. I scrounged up some reference photos of Harrison Ford that were taken during filming on Episode VII along with a couple of leaked concept art pieces and painted this illustration of how Han Solo might appear in the new movie. It should be interesting to compare with the first trailer which, according to rumor, should be attached to the final Hobbit film next month.
And, on the off chance that Ford shaved his beard off during filming, here’s a clean-shaven version of the same concept: