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With the cast largely rounded out for the upcoming Disney+ limited series Star Wars: Obi-Wan Kenobi, we can count on at least one familiar name from the universe who's not returning is Ahmed Best, who's played Jar Jar Binks in the prequels and animated series The Clone Wars While he can technically also play another[...]
Star Wars Actor Liam Neeson Defends Phantom Menace, Defends Ahmed Best
While making only vocal cameos in Dave Filoni's The Clone Wars and the live-action The Rise of Skywalker (2019), Neeson had nothing but fond memories of shooting TPM speaking with host Andy Cohen on his SiriusXM channel Radio Andy. Liam NeesonPhoto by G Holland / Shutterstock.com Liam Neeson's Star Wars Memories, Defending The Phantom Menace Costar Ahmed[...]
A sneak preview of Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge, courtesy of Disney.
In the series, host Ahmed Best aka Master Kelleran Beq (also Jar Jar Binks in the Star Wars prequel films), wise-cracking protocol droid AD-3 (Mary Holland), and astromech LX-R5 guide Padawans through a series of tasks to become Jedi Knights Our first episode includes competitors Drake and Grace (Blue Team), Griffin and Brayden (Orange Team), and[...]
A sneak preview of Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge, courtesy of Disney.
Reality competition series host Ahmed Best aka Master Kelleran Beq (also Jar Jar Binks in the Star Wars prequel films) took to Instagram to reveal that the series (available on the Star Wars Kids channel on YouTube and StarWarsKids.com) would be pushing back its premiere from June 3 to June 10 Best offered a very[...]
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Gunn's sentiments were in response to comments Gunn received after he tweeted a link to a news story about Jar Jar Binks actor Ahmed Best revealing that he considered suicide after the backlash to Star Wars: The Phantom Menace. More recently, actress Kelly Marie Tran was forced off social media by fan harassment in response to[...]
Ahmed Best jar jar in 2008
Ahmed Best, who played Jar Jar Binks in the Star Wars prequels, took to Twitter to reveal that backlash against the films, and his particularly disliked role, nearly led the actor to commit suicide, even in an era before social media existed. Best tweeted: 20 years next year I faced a media backlash that still affects my[...]
Ahmed Best Protests Racist Erasure Of Jar Jar Binks From CGI History
Ahmed Best, the actor behind one of the greatest characters in cinematic history, Jar Jar Binks, helped to pioneer the field of motion capture with his bombad performance in critically acclaimed movies such as Star Wars: The Phantom Menace But when Wired and Andy Serkis ignored Binks' achievements in a feature on the history of[...]