there was a man inside suit. It was Kenny Baker, shown here with Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew at the premier of "Star Wars: Episode 1 -- The Phantom Menace" at London's Leicester square on July Photo: MIKE SIMMONDS/etty Images, AFP/Getty Images / SL
Nerdy Fact Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the original Star Wars trilogy, had been wheelchair-bound since 2011 due to his old age and height. However, when he found out he Chewbacca would appear in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the.
I really love how Peter Mayhew truly embraces the Chewbacca character. Meanwhile, there are others who shall rename nameless, that do everything they can to distance themselves from the Star Wars movies. (Name rhymes with Garrison Cord).