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PETER MAYHEW (1944-2019)

Discussion in 'Original Trilogy' started by SKB, May 3, 2019.

  1. SKB

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    Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in Star Wars has died aged 74.

    An official Tweet from his family:



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    RIP Peter, and thankyou.
     
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    RIP Peter Mayhew.
     
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    This is very sad. I got to meet Peter at a Dallas convention around 2004 I think, and he was very nice. My aunt even worked for the company that did his taxes, when he lived in Granbury. God Bless Peter's family, and all those who still love him.
     
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    This is so sad.

    Chewie is and always will be my favourite character.

    RIP Peter and may the force be with you.
     
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    Good Bye Father, your son you passed the torch to, is in the place.
    He will continue what you started.

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    You'll see that from above.
    Please give Carrie, and Kenny, and Peter Cushing, and Sir Alec, and so numerous other ones, a kiss from below.
     
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    (chewbacca)
     
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    Such sad news. Even though I never met him, his passion for the GFFA was obvious from documentaries, social media, fan conventions. He seemed a passionate, but very down to earth gentleman.
    A sad day for SW, but we must be happy that he made what could've been a laughable character, a real hero - someone everyone wants to hug.

    RIP to the Greatest Co-Pilot in the Galaxy
     
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