Billy Dee Williams will reprise his role as Lando Calrissian in the next Star Wars movie.
The 81-year-old actor, who played the smooth rebel ally in The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, will don his cape again in Episode Nine, which comes out next year.
J.J. Abrams, who co-wrote and directed The Force Awakens, will direct the forthcoming film. It's not known yet what the extent of his role will be in the film.
Big Al Says: Finally! Mark Hamill, Carrie Fischer and Harrison Ford have all reprised their roles. It's about time we get the original Lando back.