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Report: 'Transformers 4' Star Jack Reynor Lands Role in 'Star Wars Episode 7'

February 19, 2014 (2:08 am) GMT
The 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' actor joins Jesse Plemons and Gary Oldman as the latest rumored cast for J.J. Abrams' film.
Jack Reynor

Another actor is added to the mix of "Star Wars Episode 7", as J.J. Abrams continues holding off casting announcement. According to Ain't It Cool News, two different sources confirm "" hunk has landed a role in the much-hyped film.

, , , and previously said they were in talks for the movie, but Ronan later said she didn't get the part. "" actor is also tipped to join the franchise, but nothing has officially been confirmed.

"Episode 7" is slated to hit theatres on December 18, 2015. Two sequels are set to follow for 2017 and 2019 releases respectively. , , and are expected to reprise their roles as the classic "Star Wars" trio, Han Solo, Luke Skywalker, and Princess Leia.

A new picture that shows Abrams having a group meeting with Kathleen Kennedy and several other people is revealed on Lucasfilm's website. In the background, some concept art for the film is seen hanging on the wall.

Photo: Report: 'Transformers 4' Star Jack Reynor Lands Role in 'Star Wars Episode 7'

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