Fun Fact: Obi-Wan’s Uncle

Ewan McGregor played Obi-Wan Kenobi in the prequel films. His uncle Denis Lawson played Wedge Antilles in the original trilogy.

Things I Like: Obi-Wan Kenobi (TV Series)

I was a big fan of Star Wars and I did enjoy the prequels upon their release. It was later in life that I realized how bad some of the acting was as George Lucas lost all of his directing talents by then. The Obi-Wan Kenobi series has been a huge win for Disney, as…

Things I Like: General Grievous (Star Wars)

General Grievous is one of the antagonists in the Star Wars prequels. Most fans know him as one of the main villains in Episode III; Revenge of the Sith but he made an earlier appearance than the movie. He was a major villian in the original Clone Wars cartoon. This is why I like him…

Fun Fact: How Mel Brooks Got Permission To Parody Star Wars

Spaceballs was among his many parodies and while parodies can override copyrighted characters because satire is immune to lawsuits usually, Mel Brooks was too afraid of a George Lucas lawsuit. His biggest demand to endorsing the project was no merchandising for Spaceballs.