Peter Mayhew

Peter Mayhew

Peter Mayhew was cast as Chewbacca, the loyal sidekick and co-pilot of scoundrel and pilot of the Millineum Falcon, Han Solo. Once cast as Chewie, Peter made several visits to his local zoo, where he studied the movements and mannerisms of bears, monkeys, and gorillas.  This lead to him bringing one of most memorable characters…

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