Reuters reports Chewbacca will return to the screen in the third Star Wars prequel which will come to theaters in May 2005. The are also excited that C-3P0 and R2-D2 will be back, but they were in Episode 1, so I’m not sure why that’s news. The original actors will reprise their roles first played in 1977’s Star Wars–which will be 28 years old by the time Episode III is released!

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  1. PoliBlogger says:

    Stop! You’re making me feel old.