Peter Mayhew Passes Away At Age 74
02 May. 2019

Peter Mayhew Passes Away At Age 74


Some really sad news to report today, as Peter Mayhew has passed away at the age of 74.

“Star Wars” fans of course know Peter Mayhew for playing Chewbacca with five “Star Wars” films since the very beginning in “A New Hope,” and embodied so much of why we all loved Chewie in his performance.

His family made the announcement in the following tweet:

Peter Mayhew’s contributions to the “Star Wars” saga can not be understated, as his portrayal of Chewie made the character one of the most recognizable, and lovable characters in film history.

Our deepest sympathies go out to the Mayhew family during this difficult time.


About the author

Tags

Related posts

Episode 133: Saga Commentary – Solo: A Star Wars Story
Episode 133: Saga Commentary – Solo: A Star Wars Story
June 28, 2019 - 0 comment
Episode 131: The Sands of Pasaana
Episode 131: The Sands of Pasaana
May 29, 2019 - 0 comment
New Details & Photos Of The Rise Of Skywalker From Vanity Fair
New Details & Photos Of The Rise Of Skywalker From Vanity Fair
May 23, 2019 - 0 comment
Episode 129: Roll It Again
Episode 129: Roll It Again
April 21, 2019 - 0 comment


Leave a Reply

* fields required