Glyn Dillon is currently Co-Costume Designer on the as of yet untitled ‘Han Solo’ stand alone film, having completed Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. This being a continuation of his relationship with the series, having previously been the costume Chief Concept Artist on Star Wars: The Force Awakens, designing amongst other things the iconic Kylo Ren helmet.
Born in 1971, Glyn has had a wide-ranging career, working mainly as a storyboard artist and concept designer for both film and television with concept artist credits including Andy and Lana Wachowski’s Jupiter Ascending and Matthew Vaughn’s Kingsmen – Secret Service.
Early in his career Glyn drew comics and later worked as an illustrator in toy design and animation. He then wrote and drew the award winning graphic novel ‘The Nao of Brown’ for which, in 2013, he won Best Book Category at the British Comic Awards. The French edition ‘Le Nao de Brown’ also garnered him the 2013 Prix Spécial du Jury du Festival d’Angoulême award and then in 2014 his book won Best Foreign Book at the Treviso Comic Book Festival, Italy.
A Star Wars Story (interview)