When it comes to cultural touchstones, few film franchises hold a candle to Star Wars. Inspired by Akira Kurasawa's films, westerns, and sci-fi serials, the galaxy far, far away has some major roots here on Earth. Take a love of Star Wars and mix-in the internet, a message board, and super-awesome naming conventions from around the world and you wind up with nerds on Reddit whimsically discussing which celebrities have the most Star Wars sounding names.
This is a collection of celebrities with names that could totally fit in to the Star Wars galaxy. Vote up your favorites!
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From a former Redditor:
He seems like he would have some kind of supernatural abilities.
Like a Jedi!?From a galaxy far, far away?
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From Redditor u/DownvoteDaemon:
For sure sounds like a bounty hunter/gunslinger from another galaxy.From a galaxy far, far away?
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From Redditor u/amazasaurusrex:
Count Dushku.From a galaxy far, far away?
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From Redditor u/Boston_:
Definitely a pilot or a mechanic.From a galaxy far, far away?