Donald Glover must have knocked it out of the park if they are willing to fork out the cash in making a Lando Calrissian origins story so close to the Han Solo origins story - depending on what next truly means. This movie has Han Solo and Chewbacca and Qi'ra and all sort of other characters in it, but it's really Lando's film.
The quote seems straight forward. It is the second in a series of planned standalone "Star Wars" movies meant to exist outside the main trilogies. However, Lucasfilm reps quickly squashed all of these stories and confirmed Kathleen Kennedy never said any such thing.
"We think that the next spin-off will be dedicated to Lando Calrissian", Kennedy told the publication. So while Lucasfilm isn't confirming it's the next spinoff film coming, it's certainly a story the studio is interested in telling.
Donald Glover's Lando Calrissian better start preparing for his closeup.
Solo: A Star Wars Story new movie trailer Wed, April 11, 2018 Get a sneaky peak at the new Star Wars movie Solo. The movie has been getting rave reviews, and people who have viewed the movie are praising both Ehrenreich and Glover for their performances.
LucasFilm have always been rumoured to be planning sequels for Solo, but it presumably depends on how the movie fares at the box office when it opens later this month.