Peter Mayhew, the actor who played Chewbacca in the “Star wars” saga, on Tuesday, at age 74, at home, died in Texas. That his family has announced on his twitter account.
Peter Mayhew was in may 1944 born in London. He fell with his 2,21 metres in length. In 1976 he had his first camera roll bite, thanks to its length. He then played a minotaur in the movie Sinbad and the eye of the tiger.
A year later, he received from director George Lucas, the demand for Chewbacca to play in the first film of Star wars. He remained the ‘Wookie’ play to The force awakens in 2015. Then he had to due to health problems have to be replaced.