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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ Will Feature the Return of Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca

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With shooting already begun in some capacity, the full cast of 'Star Wars: Episode 7' should be announced very soon. In the meantime, the fans have been thrown one very large bone: Peter Mayhew, the man behind the faithful Wookie co-pilot Chewbacca, will be among those returning to the galaxy far, far away.

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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ — Original Chewbacca Intends to Pursue a Reprisal

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Original Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew seemed unlikely to reprise his role in the upcoming 'Star Wars: Episode 7,' given that he only recently underwent double knee-replacement surgery and needs ample time to recuperate. However, the actor is not only hellbent on walking again in a timely fashion, but to also bring back our favorite Wookiee.

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‘Star Wars: Episode 7′ Not in Chewbacca’s Future; Peter Mayhew Recovering From Knee Surgery

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Peter Mayhew, the 7-foot-3-inches-tall actor who famously portrayed Chewbacca in the original 'Star Wars' trilogy and 'Star Wars: Episode 3 - Revenge of the Sith,' had double knee-replacement surgery on Monday and is currently recovering.

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‘Fanboys’ Director Focuses On ‘Chewie’

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'Star Wars' is a staple not only in science fiction but in cinema. There are many iconic characters that appear even in the first movie, and one such creature is getting his time in the spotlight in the new picture 'Chewie.'

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