In a deleted scene from EMPIRE, set just before the Vader dinner scene, Lando takes Han, Leia and Chewbacca on an outdoor walkway tour of the Bespin mining colony. Why the scene never made the final cut is unknown-perhaps lack of time and advancing release date pressures at ILM saw it cancelled.
|Enjoying a scenic tour against blue screen!|
|Billy Dee Williams on the walkway set at Elstree, just as a technician does some sweeping!|
|An early Ralph McQuarrie conceptual piece from EMPIRE showing Lando and Leia outside the Bespin mining colony.|