146 relations: American Broadcasting Company, Amy Schumer, Anthony Daniels, Asteroid, Audio-Animatronics, Bail Organa, Battle droid, BB-8, Bespin, Biogas, Boba Fett, Bounty hunter, Chewbacca, Clone Wars (Star Wars), Comic relief, Communication, Convention (norm), Copper plating, Dark Apprentice, Dark Force Rising, Darth Vader, Death Star, Disneyland, Disneyland Paris, Donny & Marie (1976 TV series), Droid (robot), Empire's End, Endor (Star Wars), Etiquette, Ewok, Finn (Star Wars), Foil (literature), French language, Fritz Lang, Galactic Empire (Star Wars), Galactic Republic, George Lucas, God, Gold plating, GQ, Grand Admiral Thrawn, Han Solo, Heir to the Empire, Hoth, Humanoid, Jabba the Hutt, Jacen Solo, Jar Jar Binks, Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple, Kylo Ren, ..., Lando Calrissian, Lightsaber, List of fictional robots and androids, List of Star Wars books, List of Star Wars characters, List of Star Wars creatures, List of Star Wars Legends characters, List of Star Wars planets and moons, Luke Skywalker, Mara Jade, Marvel Comics, Marvel Studios, Maschinenmensch, Metropolis (1927 film), Millennium Falcon, Naboo, New Republic (Star Wars), Nicolas Ghesquière, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Padmé Amidala, Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars, Planet of Twilight, Poe Dameron, Princess Leia, Princess Leia's bikini, Protocol (diplomacy), Quella, Qui-Gon Jinn, R2-D2, Radio drama, Ralph McQuarrie, Rebel Alliance, Return of the Jedi, Robot Chicken, Rodarte, Rogue One, Ross King (presenter), Sarlacc, Sesame Street, Simon Pegg, Sith, Skywalker family, Solo family, Solo: A Star Wars Story, Space probe, Star Destroyer, Star Tours, Star Tours – The Adventures Continue, Star Wars, Star Wars (2015 comic book), Star Wars (film), Star Wars expanded to other media, Star Wars Forces of Destiny, Star Wars Holiday Special, Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords, Star Wars Rebels, Star Wars sequel trilogy, Star Wars Tales, Star Wars: Bloodline, Star Wars: Clone Wars (2003 TV series), Star Wars: Droids, Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith, Star Wars: Jedi Starfighter, Star Wars: Republic, Star Wars: Shattered Empire, Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008 TV series), Star Wars: The Clone Wars (film), Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Stormtrooper (Star Wars), Tantive IV, Tatooine, Tatooine Ghost, The Black Fleet Crisis, The Courtship of Princess Leia, The Crystal Star, The Empire Strikes Back, The Force, The Hollywood Reporter, The Lego Movie, The Muppet Show, The New Rebellion, The Truce at Bakura, Thrawn trilogy, Tom Kane, Translation, United States Navy, Vision of the Future, Walt Disney Imagineering, Watto, Yavin, Yoda, 50th Academy Awards, 88th Academy Awards. Expand index (96 more) » « Shrink index
The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
Amy Beth Schumer (born June 1, 1981) is an American stand-up comedian and actress.
Anthony Daniels (born 21 February 1946) is an English actor and mime artist.
Asteroids are minor planets, especially those of the inner Solar System.
Audio-Animatronics (Animatronics, AA) is the registered trademark for a form of robotics animation created by Walt Disney Imagineering for shows and attractions at Disney theme parks, and subsequently expanded on and used by other companies.
Senator Bail Organa of Alderaan, is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise, portrayed by actor Jimmy Smits in Attack of the Clones (2002), Revenge of the Sith (2005), and Rogue One (2016).
Battle droids are fictional, robotic combat units in the Star Wars franchise.
BB-8 (or Beebee-Ate) is a droid character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise, appearing in both the 2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens and 2017 Star Wars: The Last Jedi films.
Bespin is a fictional planet, a gas giant in Star Wars films and books (in the Bespin System of the Ison Corridor of the Ivax Nebula of the Anoat Sector of Greater Javin of the Outer Rim).
Biogas typically refers to a mixture of different gases produced by the breakdown of organic matter in the absence of oxygen.
Boba Fett is a fictional character and bounty hunter in the ''Star Wars'' franchise.
A bounty hunter is a person who captures fugitives and criminals for a monetary reward (bounty).
Chewbacca, nicknamed "Chewie", is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The Clone Wars, occasionally referred to in the singular as the Clone War, are conflicts in the Star Wars franchise by George Lucas.
Comic relief is the inclusion of a humorous character, scene, or witty dialogue in an otherwise serious work, often to relieve tension.
Communication (from Latin commūnicāre, meaning "to share") is the act of conveying intended meanings from one entity or group to another through the use of mutually understood signs and semiotic rules.
A convention is a set of agreed, stipulated, or generally accepted standards, norms, social norms, or criteria, often taking the form of a custom.
Copper plating is the process of plating a layer of copper electrolytically on the surface of an item.
Dark Apprentice is the second novel in The Jedi Academy Trilogy by Kevin J. Anderson; many of the events of this novel are also described from the perspective of Corran Horn in I, Jedi.
Star Wars: Dark Force Rising is a 1992 Star Wars novel by Timothy Zahn, and the second book in the ''Thrawn'' trilogy.
Darth Vader (birth name Anakin Skywalker) is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise.
Death Star is the name of a number of fictional mobile space stations and galactic superweapons featured in the Star Wars space opera franchise.
Disneyland Park, originally Disneyland, is the first of two theme parks built at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, opened on July 17, 1955.
Disneyland Paris, originally Euro Disney Resort, is an entertainment resort in Marne-la-Vallée, a new town located east of the centre of Paris, and is the most visited theme park in all of Europe.
Donny & Marie is an American variety show which aired on ABC from January 1976 to January 1979.
A droid is a fictional robot possessing some degree of artificial intelligence in the Star Wars science fiction franchise.
Empire's End is a 1997 trade paperback compilation of the third comic book miniseries of the Dark Horse Comics metaseries Dark Empire.
Endor is a forested moon in the Star Wars universe.
Etiquette is a code of behavior that delineates expectations for social behavior according to contemporary conventional norms within a society, social class, or group.
Ewoks are a fictional species of small, mammaloid bipeds that appear in the Star Wars universe.
FN-2187 (Finn) is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise.
In fiction, a foil is a character who contrasts with another character - usually the protagonist— to highlight particular qualities of the other character.
French (le français or la langue française) is a Romance language of the Indo-European family.
Friedrich Christian Anton "Fritz" Lang (December 5, 1890 – August 2, 1976) was an Austrian-German-American filmmaker, screenwriter, and occasional film producer and actor.
The Galactic Empire is a fictional autocracy featured in the Star Wars franchise.
The Galactic Republic, often referred to as simply the Republic, is the name of the interplanetary State used in the fictional ''Star Wars'' universe prior to the establishment of the Galactic Empire.
George Walton Lucas Jr. (born May 14, 1944) is an American filmmaker and entrepreneur.
In monotheistic thought, God is conceived of as the Supreme Being and the principal object of faith.
Gold plating is a method of depositing a thin layer of gold onto the surface of another metal, most often copper or silver (to make silver-gilt), by chemical or electrochemical plating.
GQ (formerly Gentlemen's Quarterly) is an international monthly men's magazine based in New York City and founded in 1931.
Grand Admiral Thrawn is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise.
Han Solo is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise.
Star Wars: Heir to the Empire is a 1991 Star Wars novel by Timothy Zahn, and the first book in the ''Thrawn'' trilogy.
Hoth is an ice planet in the Star Wars fictional universe.
A humanoid (from English human and -oid "resembling") is something that has an appearance resembling a human without actually being one.
Jabba Desilijic Tiure,"Jabba", in Sansweet, Star Wars Encyclopedia, pp.
Jacen Solo is a fictional character in the non-canon ''Star Wars'' expanded universe, now known as the Legends continuity.
Jar Jar Binks is a fictional character from the Star Wars saga created by George Lucas.
Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple (previously known as Jedi Training Academy) is a guest experience based on the Jedi teachings found in the Star Wars series, located next to Star Tours–The Adventures Continue in the Echo Lake area at Disney's Hollywood Studios, at the Tomorrowland Terrace in Disneyland, inside Videopolis in Discoveryland at Disneyland Park Paris and at the original UFO Zone area in Hong Kong Disneyland.
Kylo Ren is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise.
Baron Landonis "Lando" Calrissian is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise. In the original trilogy, Lando is introduced as an old friend of Han Solo, who prior to the events of the film was the original owner of the Millennium Falcon, until he lost the ship to Han in a bet. In the film, he is a former smuggler, who became the Baron-Administrator of the Cloud City of gas planet Bespin, and later becomes part of the Rebel Alliance. He is portrayed by Billy Dee Williams in The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Return of the Jedi (1983), while Donald Glover portrays a younger Lando in the 2018 standalone film Solo: A Star Wars Story. Lando also appears frequently in the ''Star Wars'' expanded universe of novels, comic books and video games, including a series of ''Legends'' novels in which he is the protagonist.
A lightsaber is a fictional energy sword featured in the ''Star Wars'' universe.
Robots and androids have frequently been depicted or described in works of fiction.
Star Wars is an American epic space opera media franchise, centered on a film series created by George Lucas that includes Star Wars (1977), The Empire Strikes Back (1980), and Return of the Jedi (1983).
This list of characters from the Star Wars franchise contains only those which are considered part of the official Star Wars canon.
This is a list of creatures in the fictional Star Wars universe.
This is an incomplete list of characters from the ''Star Wars'' expanded universe, now rebranded Star Wars Legends.
The fictional universe of the Star Wars franchise features multiple planets and moons.
Luke Skywalker is a fictional character and the main protagonist of the original film trilogy of the ''Star Wars'' franchise created by George Lucas.
Mara Jade Skywalker is a fictional character in Star Wars Legends books, comic books, and computer games.
Marvel Comics is the common name and primary imprint of Marvel Worldwide Inc., formerly Marvel Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Comics Group, a publisher of American comic books and related media.
Marvel Studios, LLC (originally known as Marvel Films from 1993 to 1996) is an American motion picture studio based at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California and is a subsidiary of Walt Disney Studios, itself a wholly owned division of The Walt Disney Company, with film producer Kevin Feige serving as president.
The Maschinenmensch (German for "robot" or literally "machine-person") is a fictional character in Fritz Lang's film Metropolis, played by German actress Brigitte Helm in both its robot form and human incarnation.
Metropolis is a 1927 German expressionist science-fiction drama film directed by Fritz Lang.
The Millennium Falcon is a fictional starship in the Star Wars franchise.
Naboo is a planet in the fictional Star Wars universe with a mostly green terrain and which is the homeworld of two spacefaring societies: the Gungans, who dwell in underwater cities, and the humans, who live in colonies on the surface.
The New Republic is a fictional government in the ''Star Wars'' universe.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Nicolas Ghesquière (born 9 May 1971) is a French fashion designer and the creative director of the house of Louis Vuitton (owned by LVMH).
Obi-Wan "Ben" Kenobi is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise.
Padmé Amidala (née Naberrie) is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise, appearing in the prequel trilogy portrayed by actress Natalie Portman.
Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars (also titled Episode IVa: May the Ferb Be with You) is a 1-hour long crossover episode of the American animated series Phineas and Ferb featuring characters from Star Wars.
Planet of Twilight is a 1997 novel by Barbara Hambly, set in the Star Wars galaxy.
Poe Dameron is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise. Introduced in the 2015 film Star Wars: The Force Awakens, he is portrayed by Oscar Isaac. Poe is an X-wing fighter pilot for the Resistance who inadvertently brings renegade stormtrooper Finn (John Boyega) and Jakku scavenger Rey (Daisy Ridley) into battle against the sinister First Order. He is featured in The Force Awakens media and merchandising as well as an eponymous comic book series and the December 2017 sequel, Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Isaac and the character have received positive reviews, with Poe being compared to the characterization of Han Solo (Harrison Ford) in the original ''Star Wars'' film trilogy.
Princess Leia Organa of Alderaan (also Senator Leia Organa or General Leia Organa) is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise, portrayed in films by Carrie Fisher.
Princess Leia's bikini (also known as Princess Leia's metal bikini) is an iconic costume worn by actress Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia in the 1983 Star Wars film Return of the Jedi.
In international politics, protocol is the etiquette of diplomacy and affairs of state.
Quella is a Chilean village in the commune (Spanish: comuna) of Cauquenes in the Maule Region.
Qui-Gon Jinn is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise, portrayed by Liam Neeson as one of the main protagonists of the 1999 film Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace.
R2-D2, or Artoo-Detoo, is a fictional robot character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise created by George Lucas.
Radio drama (or audio drama, audio play, radio play, radio theater, or audio theater) is a dramatized, purely acoustic performance.
Ralph Angus McQuarrie (June 13, 1929 – March 3, 2012) was an American conceptual designer and illustrator.
The Alliance to Restore the Republic; colloquially known as the Rebel Alliance, is an interstellar pro-democratic republic coalition of revolutionary factions and clandestine cell systems within the fictional universe of Star Wars.
Return of the Jedi (also known as Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi) is a 1983 American epic space opera film directed by Richard Marquand.
Robot Chicken is an American stop motion sketch comedy television series, created and executive produced for Adult Swim by Seth Green and Matthew Senreich along with co-head writers Douglas Goldstein and Tom Root.
Rodarte is an American brand of clothing and accessories founded and headquartered in Los Angeles, California by sisters Katherine Marie "Kate" Mulleavy (born February 11, 1979) and Laura Mulleavy (born August 31, 1980).
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, or simply Rogue One, is a 2016 American space opera film directed by Gareth Edwards.
Derek Ross King, MBE better known as Ross King (born 21 February 1962) is a Scottish television presenter, actor and writer, best known for being LA Correspondent for ITV Breakfast programmes Lorraine and Good Morning Britain.
The sarlacc (plural sarlacci) is a fictional creature in George Lucas's science fiction saga Star Wars.
Sesame Street is an American educational children's television series that combines live action, sketch comedy, animation and puppetry.
Simon John Pegg (né Beckingham; born 14 February 1970) is an English actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer.
The Sith are major antagonists in the space opera franchise Star Wars.
The Skywalker family is a fictional family in the Star Wars franchise.
The Solo family is a fictional family of characters in the Star Wars franchise.
Solo: A Star Wars Story, or simply Solo, is a 2018 American space Western film based on the Star Wars character Han Solo.
A space probe is a robotic spacecraft that does not orbit the Earth, but, instead, explores further into outer space.
Star Destroyers are capital ships in the fictional Star Wars universe.
Star Tours was a motion simulator attraction at several Disney theme parks, based on the successful ''Star Wars'' film series created by George Lucas.
Star Tours – The Adventures Continue (also known as Star Tours 3-D and Star Tours - L'Aventure Continue) is a 3D motion simulator attraction located at Disney's Hollywood Studios, Disneyland, Tokyo Disneyland, and Disneyland Paris.
Star Wars is an American epic space opera media franchise, centered on a film series created by George Lucas.
Star Wars is an ongoing Star Wars comic series published by Marvel Comics since January 14, 2015.
Star Wars (later retitled Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope) is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas.
Star Wars expanded to other media includes all Star Wars fictional material produced by Lucasfilm or officially licensed by it outside of the films.
Star Wars Forces of Destiny is a 2D animated web series by Lucasfilm Animation released through Disney's YouTube channel.
The Star Wars Holiday Special is a 1978 American musical science fiction television film set in the ''Star Wars'' galaxy.
Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords is a role-playing video game developed by Obsidian Entertainment and published by LucasArts.
Star Wars Rebels is an American 3D CGI animated television series produced by Lucasfilm Animation.
The Star Wars sequel trilogy is the third set of three films in the Star Wars franchise, an American space opera created by George Lucas.
Star Wars Tales was a comic book series published by Dark Horse Comics, beginning on September 29, 1999, and completing its run on July 13, 2005.
Star Wars: Bloodline is a Star Wars novel by Claudia Gray, published by Del Rey Books on May 3, 2016.
Star Wars: Clone Wars (sometimes referred to as Tartakovsky's Clone Wars) is an American animated television micro-series adapted, directed, produced and co-written by Genndy Tartakovsky, set in the ''Star Wars'' universe.
Star Wars: Droids: The Adventures of R2-D2 and C-3PO (later released on DVD in 2004 as Star Wars Animated Adventures: Droids) is an animated television series which originally aired in 1985, that features the exploits of R2-D2 and C-3PO, the droids who have appeared in all ten live-action Star Wars films.
Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace is a 1999 American epic space opera written and directed by George Lucas, produced by Lucasfilm and distributed by 20th Century Fox.
Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones is a 2002 American epic space opera film directed by George Lucas and written by Lucas and Jonathan Hales.
Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith is a 2005 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas.
Star Wars: Jedi Starfighter is a 2002 action video game for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox.
Star Wars: Republic is an American comic book series set in the fictional Star Wars universe.
Star Wars: Shattered Empire is a four-issue Star Wars comic book limited series, set immediately after the events of the 1983 film Return of the Jedi.
Star Wars: The Clone Wars is an American 3D CGI animated television series created by George Lucas and produced by Lucasfilm Animation with the division Lucasfilm Animation Singapore, Lucasfilm and CGCG Inc.
Star Wars: The Clone Wars is a 2008 American 3D animated military science fiction action-adventure film set within the Star Wars universe, leading into a TV series of the same name produced by Lucasfilm Animation.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (also known as Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens) is a 2015 American epic space opera film produced, co-written and directed by J. J. Abrams.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (also known as Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi) is a 2017 American epic space opera film written and directed by Rian Johnson.
A stormtrooper is a fictional soldier in the ''Star Wars'' franchise created by George Lucas.
The Tantive IV (also referred to as the Rebel blockade runner) is a fictional spaceship in the Star Wars film series.
Tatooine is a fictional desert planet that appears in the Star Wars space opera franchise.
Tatooine Ghost is a novel by Troy Denning set in the fictional ''Star Wars'' expanded universe.
The Black Fleet Crisis is a trilogy set in the ''Star Wars'' expanded universe.
The Courtship of Princess Leia is a 1994 bestselling Star Wars book by Dave Wolverton.
The Crystal Star is a bestselling 1994 Star Wars novel written by Vonda McIntyre and published by Bantam Spectra.
The Empire Strikes Back (also known as Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back) is a 1980 American epic space opera film directed by Irvin Kershner.
The Force is a metaphysical and ubiquitous power in the Star Wars fictional universe.
The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is a multi-platform American digital and print magazine founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood film industry, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics.
The Lego Movie is a 2014 3D computer-animated adventure comedy film written for the screen and directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller from a story by Lord, Miller and Dan and Kevin Hageman.
The Muppet Show is a family-oriented comedy-variety television series that was produced by puppeteer Jim Henson and features The Muppets.
The New Rebellion is a 1996 bestselling fictional Star Wars novel written by Kristine Kathryn Rusch and published by Bantam Spectra.
The Truce at Bakura is a 1993 science fiction novel by Kathy Tyers, set in the Star Wars universe.
The Thrawn trilogy, also known as the Heir to the Empire trilogy, is a series of science fiction novels written by Timothy Zahn.
Thomas Kane Roberts (born April 15, 1962), better known as Tom Kane, is an American voice actor, known for his work in animation, films and video games.
Translation is the communication of the meaning of a source-language text by means of an equivalent target-language text.
The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States.
Vision of the Future is the second of the two Hand of Thrawn novels by Timothy Zahn, which follow his ''Thrawn'' trilogy.
Walt Disney Imagineering Research & Development, Inc. is the research and development arm of The Walt Disney Company, responsible for the creation, design, and construction of Disney theme parks and attractions worldwide.
Watto is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise, featured in the films The Phantom Menace and Attack of the Clones.
Yavin (also known as "Yavin Prime", to distinguish it from its moons) is a fictional planet in the Star Wars galaxy.
Yoda is a fictional character in the ''Star Wars'' franchise created by George Lucas, first appearing in the 1980 film The Empire Strikes Back.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
The 50th Academy Awards were held at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles, California on April 3, 1978.
The 88th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the best films of 2015 and took place on February 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, 5:30 p.m. PST.