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Robert Pattinson Denies 'Indiana Jones' and 'Star Wars' Casting Rumors

June 15, 2014 (5:33 am) GMT
Pattinson laughs off reports that he would play a new Indiana Jones and a younger Han Solo, both characters made famous by Harrison Ford.

set the record straight on the rumors suggesting he's in talks for upcoming "Indiana Jones" reboot and "Star Wars" spin-off. The former " Saga" actor denies both casting reports while promoting his newest film "".

At a recent red-carpet event in Los Angeles, the British star said of speculation he could play the whip-wielding adventurer in "", "I don't know why. Why is that coming out?" He added, "I honestly don't understand what it's all about. Man, I wish!"

He was also clueless about a rumor saying he was eyed to play the younger version of Han Solo, a character made famous by "Indiana Jones" star . "I didn't even know there was a Han Solo spin-off coming out," he said. "Sounds like a cool spin-off. I'll watch it."

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