The REAL Reason Uncle Owen Didn’t Recognize Threepio
C-3PO, also “Threepio,” along with R2-D2, is one of the most iconic droids and characters in the Star Wars universe. He has been an indelible part of every movie in all of the three Star Wars trilogies. However, with his presence in all three trilogies, some fans have wondered why Uncle Owen did not recognize C-3PO when he purchased him in A New Hope.
'Doctor Aphra' Hints Podracing May Have Had A Huge Impact On Anakin's Role As Darth Vader
"Now THIS is podracing!" -Anakin Skywalker (Star Wars Episode I: The Phaton Menace) Darth Vader, one of the most infamous villains throughout the entire Star Wars saga, was introduced to audiences as his earlier self, a 9-year old slave boy from Tatooine named Anakin Skywalker in The Phantom Menace. In the movie, young Skywalker is instrumental in helping the heroes of the time, a young Queen and two Jedi Knights obtain the parts needed to repair their starship and continue on their important mission. In the process, Anakin wins his own freedom and is able to leave Tatooine and pursue the possibility of becoming a Jedi Knight.
Dev Patel Recorded His 'Star Wars' Audition With His iPhone
Dev Patel made a name for himself with the release of the critically acclaimed Slumdog Millionaire in 2008. His first role in a feature film, Patel's hard work and reflective acting performance paid off in a Best Picture Oscar for the Bollywood-inspired film. Since then, Dev has gone on to work on numerous other critically and audience acclaimed projects including The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, the titular role in The Personal History of David Copperfield, and the lead role in his newest film, The Green Knight, which released on July 30th. While doing press for The Green Knight, Patel recently recalled his failed audition for a part in the Star Wars universe. In an interview with Total Film Patel reflected on that time in his life, saying in part:
Boba Fett's Most Annoying Nickname Has Been Revealed By ‘Star Wars’
One of the universally acknowledged best characters in the Star Wars universe is Boba Fett. He is one of the best bounty hunters in the galaxy. He has an iconic suit and ship. He is ruthless, yet suave, and quite a badass fighter. Yet in the one-shot comic Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters – Jabba the Hutt #1, he is given quite the nickname that just does not seem to fit his character at all.
New Player Joins The 'War Of The Bounty Hunters'
She is beauty. She is grace. No, we are not talking about Miss Congeniality here. We are talking about this bright, colorful, well-dressed lady who was somehow connected to Jabba the Hutt’s criminal organization. The canon War of the Bounty Hunters comic crossover event already introduced many new players in this interesting turn of events where the carbonite-frozen Han Solo was taken from Boba Fett on his way to Jabba the Hutt after the events of The Empire Strikes Back. As a bounty was put on Boba Fett for his failure to deliver more quickly, we were reintroduced to familiar faces in the business like Dengar, IG-88, 4-LOM, Zuckuss, and Bossk. In the one-shot comic issue War of the Bounty Hunters - Jabba the Hutt, we were introduced to a new bounty hunter: Deva Lompop.
Vanessa Marshall Shares Thoughts On Potential Hera Syndulla Live-Action Role
So with everyone's favorite Twi’lek pilot Hera showing up again in The Bad Batch, people have gotten to thinking about whether or not she will show up anywhere else, such as any of the upcoming live-action Star Wars projects.
The Forgotten "Open-World" 'Star Wars' Game
For the last few years, many Star Wars have hoped and prayed for an open-world style game which allows them to roam freely across many of the planets we've been introduced to over the years. Recently, Ubisoft has said things about such a game, and we got fairly close with Jedi: Fallen Order. However, there was actually a closer interpretation of an open-world game long before these - Star Wars Galaxies.
The Best Moments We Had From Princess Leia
The late Carrie Fisher brought so much to the franchise and the fanbase. Her passing in 2016 was a tragic loss that weighed heavily on the hearts of fans the world over. Her character, Princess Leia, was among the most iconic women, not just in Star Wars, but in all of film history. Leia has certainly left her mark on all of us with her unique personality and a fair share of scene stealing moments. With that in mind, here are just a few of her most memorable moments.