star wars: the phantom menace Archives

Hayden Christensen Heads to Star Wars Celebration Chicago!
He was supposed to be the chosen one, and after a long absence from the galaxy far, far away Hayden Christensen is headed to Star Wars Celebration in Chicago next month! Christensen played young-adult Anakin Skywalker in the Star Wars prequels, eventually becoming *gasp* Darth Vader at the end of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith. This means he'll more[...]
james gunn
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
pic.twitter.com/NvVnImoJ7N — Ahmed BEst (@ahmedbest) July 3, 2018 Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, the first Star Wars prequel and the debut of Jar Jar Binks, came out in 1999, or 20 years ago next year Thankfully, Best persevered, and he's gone on to champion Jar Jar's role in CGI history. Co-star Natalie Portman also recently struck back at[...]