Saturday, February 28, 2015

Star Wars Stars Pay Their Respects to Leonard Nimoy

By: Dominic Jones

Yesterday the entire science fiction community was shocked and saddened to learn of the death of a true legend Leonard Nimoy, best know for his role as Spock in Star Trek.  Fans of all franchises came together to acknowledge the passing of a true legend.  Many celebrities involved in Star Wars were among those sharing their sadness at Nimoy's passing.  Below you'll find what many of them had to say,

Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca),

Ashley Eckstein (Ahsoka Tano on The Clone Wars),
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JJ Abrams (director of The Force Awakens),

Daniel Logan (Boba Fett in Episode II and The Clone Wars),

Sam Witwer (Darth Maul on The Clone Wars, Starkiller in The Force Unleashed),

Seth Green (Executive producer on Star Wars Detours, voice actor on The Clone Wars),
A photo posted by Seth Green (@sethgreen) on

Jay Laga'aia (Captain Typho in Episodes II and III),

John Jackson Miller (author of Star Wars: A New Dawn),

Ahmed Best (Jar Jar Binks),

Jon Favreau (Pre Vizla on The Clone Wars),

Christie Golden (author of Star Wars: Dark Disciple),

2016 Stand Alone film writer Gary Whitta went above and beyond, collecting pics of fans doing the Vulcan salute in honor of Nimoy,

Dee Bradley Baker (voice of The Clones on The Clone Wars),

David Accord (sound designer on Rebels and The Clone Wars),

Jaime King (Aurra Sing and The Force Priestesses on The Clone Wars),
A photo posted by Jaime King (@jaime_king) on

Steve Blum (Zeb on Star Wars Rebels),

Tasia Valenza (Shaak Ti on The Clone Wars),

Kyle Newman (director of Fanboys, Star Wars: Smuggler's Gambit, and Return of Return of the Jedi),

Andi Gutierrez (host of Rebels Recon on,
RIP Mr Nimoy, the Force will be will you always.

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