Everyone wanted to be Star Wars‘ most recent outing The Force Awakens, it seems. And by “everyone,” we mean everyone.
A secret tape of auditions released by director J.J. Abrams in November showed how Sofía Vergara, David Beckham, and Jon Hamm also auditioned for roles in the movie. (It just may have had something to do with his SNL appearance in November too…).
Now courtesy of SNL we have bonus footage of the tapes, with The Force Awakens stars Daisy Ridley and John Boyega joined by Matthew McConaughey doing his best “Lando [Calrissian]” voice, and Emma Stone.
Also auditioning are Jennifer Lawrence (who looks a lot like Vanessa Bayer) doing a lovable dork routine, Janelle Monae (erm…), Javier Bardem (maybe), Joseph Gordon Levitt (-ish), Shia LaBeouf (um), and the Black Eyed Peas (kinda) as the cantina band.
Jon Hamm, however, remains Jon Hamm. You’ve got to watch until the very end to see his take on Han Solo:
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