10 Things You Might Not Know About Boba Fett
While he only has only four lines of dialogue and you never see his face, Boba Fett has gone on to become one of the most popular characters in Star Wars lore. But, it turns out his iconic design was actually just taken from a rejected sketch for Darth Vader. That’s just one of the facts packed into the latest episode of You Think You Know Movies, which checks out your favorite bounty hunter with Boba Fett!
Before debuting in The Empire Strikes Back, Boba Fett made his first public appearance at the San Anselmo, California County Fair Parade on September 20, 1978, two years before Empire opened in theaters. After the public unveiling, Boba Fett made his first on-screen appearance in the much-maligned Star Wars Holiday Special on November 17, 1978 where he actually saves the lives of Luke Skywalker and C-3PO.
“You Think You Know Movies?” is a ScreenCrush original series that dives deep into the cinematic worlds of your favorite movies and freeze frames a few tidbits you might not have known. We’ve already tackled Star Wars, The Avengers and Spider-Man, but now, it’s time to track down Boba Fett!
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