Star Wars Icons: Han Solo

The Definitive Book for the Iconic Character

Written by Gina McIntyre

Smuggler. Rogue. Hero of the Rebellion. Scruffy- looking nerf herder. Han Solo.

Since his debut in the original Star Wars in 1977, the irrepressible Han Solo has become one of the most iconic and enduring elements of the saga.

Insight Editions is pleased to announce (November 13, 2018 / $50.00), a comprehensive look at the creation and legacy of one of Star Wars’ most beloved characters.

Star Wars Icons: Han Solo | Written by Gina McIntyre | Insight Editions | November 2018 | 9.25 in. × 12.75 in. | 240 pages Art / Pop Culture

Star Wars Icons: Han Solo covers the character’s epic journey, from his genesis in George Lucas’s first Star Wars drafts to his iconic portrayal by Harrison Ford in the original trilogy and The Force Awakens to his rebirth in Solo: A Star Wars Story. The book also takes an in-depth look at Solo’s role in the Star Wars expanded universe: Novels, comics, video games, and more demonstrate the indelible impression the character has made on pop culture.

Illustrated with a treasure trove of rare and previously unseen imagery, including candid on-set photography and stunning concept art, this deluxe volume also features exclusive new interviews with Harrison Ford, Alden Ehrenreich, Mark Hamill, Billy Dee Williams, Peter Mayhew, Ron Howard, J. J. Abrams, Lawrence Kasdan, Jonathan Kasdan, and many more key creatives.

Comprehensive and revelatory, this is the definitive book for Han Solo fans across the galaxy.

About the Author:

Gina McIntyre is a veteran entertainment journalist who has covered movies, TV, and
music for the Los Angeles Times, the Hollywood Reporter, and Entertainment Weekly.
She is the author of Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water: Creating a Fairy Tale for
Troubled Times and The Art of Ready Player One. Her writing has also appeared on She lives with her husband and daughter in Riverside, Illinois.

About Insight Editions:

Celebrated for its unwavering dedication to quality, Insight Editions is a publisher of innovative books and collectibles that push the boundaries of creativity, design, and production. Through its acclaimed film, television, and gaming program, Insight strives to produce unique books and products that provide new ways to engage with fan-favorite characters and stories. Under this program, Insight has published books covering the worlds of Star Wars, Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Destiny, Assassin’s Creed, Halo, Diablo, World of Warcraft, and the Harry Potter films, among many others. Insight’s award-winning art, photography, and sports titles celebrate the artistry and history of a wide range of subjects that include the Rolling Stones, John Lennon, Kurt Cobain, Johnny Cash, the San Francisco Giants, and the Dallas Cowboys. Other divisions include a line of deluxe stationery products, as well as a children’s imprint, Insight Kids. For more information, visit

You can preorder now on Amazon.

Thank you to Insight Editions for the press release and images.

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