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16 Celebrities With Names That Could Have Come From The 'Star Wars' Galaxy

March 2, 2021 821 votes 85 voters 1.6k views16 items

List RulesVote up the celebrities with the most 'Star Wars' names.

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!

  • Photo: Moulin Rouge / United Artists

    "Darling, I love you, but give me Coruscant."

    From a galaxy far, far away?
  • From Redditor u/itak365:

    I was always really sad a "Tuuskken" Raider joke was never made after his hockey stick beat down. Tuukka raises his stick in the air, braying.

    From a galaxy far, far away?
  • Photo: Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen / Bravo

    From Redditor u/Wolf6120:

    This isn't just the name of a Star Wars character, this is the name of one of those background Star Wars characters in Jabba's palace who got a ridiculously over-detailed backstory in one of those special picture books.

    From a galaxy far, far away?
  • Photo: Castle / ABC

    A bounty hunter, perhaps?

    From a galaxy far, far away?