THE Crown star Matt Smith is about to travel to a galaxy far, far away.
Matt has played alien The Doctor and now joins the Star Wars universe[/caption]
It’s unknown at this time whether he will be on the side of Princess Leia’s hesitance fighters or Kylo Ren’s evil First Order.
Billy Dee Williams is reprising his role as Lando Calrissian.
Matt Smith played the prince for two seasons of the hit Netflix drama The Crown[/caption]
Dr Who… Matt as many will know him in the Tardis[/caption]
JJ Abrams, who helmed The Force Awakens, returns to the directors chair.
He has spent the past year working on the script with Chris Terrio.
Disney boss Kathleen Kennedy is producing the pic.
Matt is coming off his Emmy-nominated performance as Prince Philip in Netflix’s The Crown which was also his final season as all the major roles for the third season have been recast.
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He is used to saving the universe as the sonic screwdriver wielding Doctor.
Matt can be seen next in Charlie Says, playing twisted cult killer Charles Manson.
The film is die to premiere at the Venice Film Festival on Sunday.
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