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‘Star Wars’ Actor Kenny Baker Passes Away at Age 81
Sad news today for fans of the Star Wars films and Terry Gilliam’s Time Bandits: Kenny Baker, the man who brought droid R2-D2 to life, has passed away at the age of 81. According to The Guardian, Baker’s passing comes after a long battle with an unspecified illness.
Laura Dern’s ‘Star Wars: Episode 8’ Role Revealed
When Star Wars: Episode 8 officially started production last month, one of the big surprises in the announcement was the addition of Laura Dern. While we knew that Benicio Del Toro would be joining the cast, there was no previous information on Dern’s involvement or even of a new fem…
‘Star Wars’ Will Soon Have Its First Openly Gay Character
Much has been made of the diversity in the new era of Star Wars, with J.J. Abrams smartly casting the franchise’s first black and female leading characters in John Boyega’s Finn and Daisy Ridley’s Rey. They weren’t the only diverse part of The Force Awakens, which boasted…

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