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

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: The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo / Sony Pictures Releasing

    From a former Redditor:

    Rooney Mara Jade.

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

    Ooo... I hadn't realized before, it sounds so much like Elan Mak.

    *Elan Mak was a Fluggrian podracer from Ploo IV who participated in the Boonta Eve Classic race on the planet Tatooine during the Naboo Crisis. Mak finished the race in fifth place.

    From a galaxy far, far away?
  • Photo: Taste The Nation With Padma Lakshmi / Hulu

    From Redditor u/strawberrychampagne:

    I mean, her name basically contains the names of both Anakin's wife and mother, Padme and Shmi.

    From a galaxy far, far away?
  • Photo: Westworld / MGM

    From Redditor u/randarrow:

    Watched the Westworld movie the other day, he's like a Sith in it. Darth Brynner....

    From a galaxy far, far away?