Oh No! Peter Mayhew Best Known As Chewbacca In ‘Star Wars’ Dies At Age 74
May 3, 2019
The Star Wars films have lost another star. Peter Mayhew, best known for his role as the beloved Chewbacca in the franchise, sadly passed away on Tuesday at the age of 74.
Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca
Born Peter William Mayhew in 1944, the actor played the iconic character Chewbacca the furry sidekick to Han Solo in five Star Wars films.