Family, Fans Honor Late 'Chewbacca' Actor Peter Mayhew At LA 'Star Wars' ConventionAccording to the convention's website, the official public memorial to the "gentle giant" will begin at 4 p.m. and will feature remembrances from family members, close friends and colleagues.
'Chewbacca' Actor Peter Mayhew, 74, Dies At Texas HomePeter Mayhew, the actor behind the mask of Chewbacca in the original "Star Wars" trilogy, has died, his family announced Thursday. He was 74.
Chewbacca Actor Helps Star Wars Fan Get Lifesaving Lung TransplantKathlyn Chassey says she owes her life to Peter Mayhew, who plays Chewbacca.
'Chewbacca Mom' Receives Gifts Valued At $420K, University ScholarshipsThe Texas woman -- who has become known as the "Chewbacca Mom" -- is now laughing all the way to the bank.
'Chewbacca Mom' Gains Virtual Fame After Going To Kohl's For Yoga PantsCandace Payne is now in high demand on the late-night talk circuit.
Dozens Of Chewbacca Impersonators Blowing Up Man's Phone With CallsBlake Webb said his friends pulled a prank on him by placing an ad on Craigslist and asking people to call his phone with the best Chewbacca impression to win $50.
Only On 2: Characters Brawl On Hollywood BoulevardThey usually spend the day posing for pictures with tourists from around the world, but on Tuesday several costumed characters who work along the Hollywood Walk Of Fame started throwing punches.