Biography - A Short Wiki
Earned a place in cinematic history for his role as Chewbacca in the Star Wars franchise. He also provided the voice of the sidekick Wookie in the Season 3 finale of The Clone Wars.
He was born and raised in Barnes, London. He married Angie Luker in 1999.
How did Peter Mayhew die?
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||74 years|
|Birthday||May 19, 1944|
|Death date||April 30, 2019|
|Place of death||Boyd, Texas, United States|
|Place of burial||Azleland Memorial Park, Reno, Texas, United States|
After a while, the character sort of took over.Peter Mayhew
George Lucas puts those types of characters in for the kids. Same with Jar Jar.Peter Mayhew
With my mask, I controlled all of the mouth movements with my own mouth.Peter Mayhew
Richard Marquand, on Jedi, was very much an actor’s director.Peter Mayhew
When you consider that you’re a character that doesn’t speak, but you’ve still got to react to the other actors, you’ve got to make a noise of some kind.Peter Mayhew