Who is your favorite Star Wars character?

Posted by: MistyBlue

Sorry if your favorite isn't listed.

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Darth Vader

Darth Vader is the central character of the Star Wars saga, appearing as one of the main antagonists of the original trilogy and as one of the main protagonists of the prequel trilogy.The character was created by George Lucas and numerous actors hav... e portrayed him. His appearances span all six Star Wars films, and he is an important character in the expanded universe of television series, video games, novels, literature and comic books. The films establish that he was originally a Jedi who was part depicted in the prophecy of being the Chosen One by restoring balance to the Force but fell to the dark side of the Force; he is also the father of both Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia, the two of the main protagonists of the original trilogy   more
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Chewbacca

Chewbacca, also known as Chewie, is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise, portrayed by Peter Mayhew. In the series' narrative chronology, he appears in Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, Episode IV: A New Hope, Episode V: The Empire Strik... es Back and Episode VI: Return of the Jedi   more
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Han Solo

Han Solo is a character in the Star Wars universe, portrayed by Harrison Ford in the original trilogy. He and his Wookiee co-pilot Chewbacca become involved in the Rebel Alliance against the Galactic Empire. Over the course of the Star Wars franchis... e, he becomes a chief figure in the Alliance and succeeding galactic governments. Star Wars creator George Lucas described the character as "a loner who realizes the importance of being part of a group and helping for the common good"   more
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R2-D2

R2-D2 is a robot character in the Star Wars universe. An astromech droid, R2-D2 is a major character in all six Star Wars films. Along with his protocol droid companion C-3PO, he joins or supports Anakin Skywalker, Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, and...  Obi-Wan Kenobi in various points in the saga. R2-D2 was played by Kenny Baker. Along with Anakin Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and C-3PO, he is one of only four characters to appear in all six Star Wars films.R2-D2 was originally designed and built by Tony Dyson, at the White Horse Toy Company Ltd. Some involvement was by John Stears, who worked on the proto-types with models specifically created by the Australian firm Petric Engineering building club and the English firm C&L Developments. Many scenes also made use of radio controlled and CGI versions of the character. Original props of R2-D2 and C-3PO are used as audio-animatronics in the queue area of Disney's Star Tours: The Adventures Continue attraction   more
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Yoda

Yoda is a character in the Star Wars universe, first appearing in the 1980 film Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back. In the original films, he trains Luke Skywalker to fight against the evil Galactic Empire. In the prequel films, he serves ... as the Grand Master of the Jedi Order and as a high general in the Clone Wars   more
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Luke Skywalker

Luke Skywalker is a fictional character and the main protagonist of the original film trilogy of the Star Wars franchise, where he is portrayed by Mark Hamill. Finding himself apprenticed to the Jedi master Obi-Wan "Ben" Kenobi, he soon becomes an i... mportant figure in the Rebel Alliance's struggle against the Galactic Empire. He is heir to a family deeply powerful in the Force, the twin brother of Rebellion leader Princess Leia of the planet Alderaan, and the son of former Queen of Naboo and Republic Senator Padmé Amidala and fallen Jedi turned Sith Lord Darth Vader. The Expanded Universe depicts him as a powerful Jedi Master and eventually the Grand Master of the New Jedi Order, the father of Ben Skywalker, the maternal uncle of Jacen Solo and the ancestor of Cade Skywalker.In 2008, Luke Skywalker was selected by Empire magazine as the 54th greatest movie character of all time. On their list of the 100 Greatest Fictional Characters, Fandomania.Com ranked Luke at number 14   more
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Anakin Skywalker

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Padmé Amidala

Padmé Amidala is a fictional character in the Star Wars universe, appearing in the prequel trilogy portrayed by actress Natalie Portman. She is the secret wife of Anakin Skywalker, and mother of Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia.
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Boba Fett

Boba Fett is a fictional character in Star Wars. A recurring antagonist in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back and Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi, he is a bounty hunter hired by Darth Vader. Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clo... nes establishes his origin as a clone of bounty hunter Jango Fett raised as his son.His aura of danger and mystery have created a cult following for the character, who has been merchandised across multiple media   more
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Obi-Wan Kenobi

Obi-Wan "Ben" Kenobi is a main fictional character in the Star Wars universe. As a Jedi Knight, he is the one who initiates Anakin Skywalker to the Jedi arts and serves as his mentor and father model. He also discovers some of the main plots of the ... saga which drove to the Clone War. He is portrayed by Sir Alec Guinness in the original trilogy, and by Ewan McGregor in the prequel trilogy, and voiced by James Arnold Taylor in various other Star Wars projects   more
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Jabba the Hutt

Jabba the Hutt is a fictional character appearing in George Lucas's space opera film saga Star Wars. He is depicted as a large, slug-like alien. His appearance has been described by film critic Roger Ebert as "Dickensian", a cross between a toad and...  the Cheshire Cat.In the original theatrical releases of the original Star Wars trilogy, Jabba the Hutt first appeared in Return of the Jedi, though he is mentioned in both Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back, and a previously deleted scene involving Jabba the Hutt was added to the 1997 theatrical re-release and subsequent home media releases of Star Wars. Jabba's role in Star Wars is primarily antagonistic; he is introduced as the crime boss who has a bounty on Han Solo's head. He is about 600 years old, a Hutt crime lord and gangster who employs a retinue of criminals, bounty hunters, smugglers, assassins and bodyguards to operate his criminal empire. In his palace on the desert planet Tatooine, he keeps a host of entertainers at his disposal: slaves, droids and alien creatures. Jabba has a grim sense of humour, an insatiable appetite, and affinities for gambling, slave girls and torture.The character was incorporated into the Star Wars merchandising campaign that corresponded with the theatrical release of Return of the Jedi. Besides the films, Jabba the Hutt is featured in Star Wars literature and is sometimes referenced by his full name, Jabba Desilijic Tiure. Jabba the Hutt's image has since played an influential role in popular culture, particularly in the United States. The name is used as a satirical literary device and a political caricature to underscore negative qualities such as morbid obesity and corruption   more
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Darth Maul

Darth Maul is a fictional character in the science fiction franchise Star Wars. Trained as Darth Sidious's first apprentice, he serves as a Sith Lord and a master of wielding a double-bladed lightsaber. He is the primary antagonist of Star Wars Epis... ode I: The Phantom Menace and a central villain for Star Wars: The Clone Wars   more
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Qui-Gon Jinn

Qui-Gon Jinn is a fictional character in the Star Wars universe, portrayed by Liam Neeson. One of the primary characters in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, he is the mentor of Obi-Wan Kenobi and the one who discovers Anakin Skywalker.
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C-3PO

C-3PO is a robot character from the Star Wars universe who appears in both the original Star Wars films and the prequel trilogy. He was also a major character in the ABC television show Droids, and appears frequently in the series' "Expanded Univers... e" of novels, comic books, and video games. Along with Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader, Obi-Wan Kenobi and R2-D2, he is one of only four characters to appear in all six Star Wars films. C-3PO was played by Anthony Daniels in all six films; he and R2-D2 are the only characters portrayed by the same actor in all six films.C-3PO is a protocol droid designed to serve human beings, and boasts that he is fluent in "over six million forms of communication". He is generally seen with his long-time counterpart, R2-D2. Threepio's main function is to assist etiquette, customs, and translation, so that meetings of different cultures run smoothly. Threepio and R2-D2 played vital and pivotal roles in the Galaxy's history. While many protocol/interpreter droids range in color, C-3PO's own identifying colors are primarily gold with silver from the right knee down   more
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Princess Leia

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imabench says2013-09-12T22:30:47.4270569-05:00
What, no vader or yoda?
vortux says2013-09-13T09:04:29.0561468-05:00
No Boba Fett, either.
MistyBlue says2013-09-13T16:27:58.0258982-05:00
Sorry!!!!!!! I added them.
Unpagan says2013-09-15T08:50:00.4265452-05:00
No darth maul, he's the best
MistyBlue says2013-09-16T14:05:06.4886141-05:00
Sorry again. He's on there now.
ccfungclare says2017-11-06T10:49:52.3675458Z
No clone wars as well? :'(

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