We’ve see the rumours surface online over the last few weeks, but now it looks like Malin Head, Irelands most northerly point is ready to reprise the role of Ahch-To for Star Wars Episode VIII.
The photo and rumour that has brought much excitement to Irish shores is this:
The rumours suggest that the Millennium Falcon, is being built. in Ireland. Right now.
Other rumours are suggesting that filming will be starting very soon as roads begin to close, and production crew begin to arrive. We have put together some of the chatter that surrounds the excitement. and we will also be telling you who we think will be great users to follow, in order to capture the upcoming excitement.
Rumours began that the fastest hunk of junk is gonna be parked in Donegal this weekend!
— Gareth Wilkinson (@Gwilkinson_utv) May 12, 2016
Road closures immanent!
— Ali Farren (@SunnyMalinHead) May 10, 2016
Set photos started to emerge from the guys in the Arcade.
— The Arcade (@the_Arcade) May 12, 2016
Then the Circus arriving!
— Ali Farren (@SunnyMalinHead) May 11, 2016
Is it the falcon?
— Gavin Kelly (@gavinkellymusic) May 10, 2016
This definitely is..
— Gemma Clark (@GemmaClark82) May 9, 2016
— Gavin Kelly (@gavinkellymusic) May 9, 2016
and our personal favourite…
— Farren’s Bar (@FarrensBar) May 12, 2016
So I Think its obvious that a few folks up in Malin head are very active! And would be worth following! So hit up these guys:
Main Photo by Inishowen Photography