20 Facts About Obi-Wan Kenobi We Were Looking For

20 Facts About Obi-Wan Kenobi We Were Looking For

There's an idea that to make an apple pie, you need to first invent the universe. To make a small, you need to make the all. As above, so below. All things are one. And so, to create an apple pie that people will remember and want to buy toys of, you'll need to create a movie universe -- the coolest or best or whatever. Sometimes you narrow in on a specific person, object, or thing to really get down to the nitty-gritty of who and what they are and do or make you feel or have given the world. This is that time. This is that place. This is that person/show/movie/thing. Here are some facts about Obi-Wan Kenobi, the best Jedi who actively questions orders sometimes.

But only sometimes. Other times he's just kinda chilling. (Figuratively, not literally, because he spends like 80% of his time on hot desert planets.)

Joseph Fiennes

CRACKED.COM obi-wan Kenobi Joseph Fiennes auditioned for obi-wan. Fiennes lost out on the role because George Lucas' daughter stated, I don't like this guy. He's weird.

Source: Cinemablend

Wedge Antilles

obi-wan Kenobi Ewan McGregor is related to another star wars actor. McGregor is the nephew of Denis Lawson, who played Rogue Leader Wedge Antilles in the original trilogy. CRACKED.COM

Noel Gallagher

CRACKED.COM obi-wan Kenobi obi-wan fought a rock star. After finding out he got the Obi-Wan role, Ewan McGregor and Oasis' Noel Gallagher got into a lightsaber fight in the early morning following Gallagher's 30th birthday party.

Source: NME

The Force Will Be With You, Always

obi-wan Kenobi не has appeared in all three trilogies. Obi-Wan is one of the few characters to be in the original, prequel, and sequel trilogies. (Granted, he is a ghost or a voice in some of the movies.) CRACKED.COM

Big Screen To Small Screen

obi-wan Kenobi Не almost had his own film. After the mediocre response to Solo, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Boba Fett, and other unconfirmed films for characters in production shifted to Disney+ shows instead. CRACKED.COM

Source: MovieWeb

Lightsaber Dueling

CRACKED.COM obi-wan kenobi He's a defensive fighter. Obi-Wan is a master of Form III, a defensive style of lightsaber dueling.

Source: Wookieepedia

Alec Guinness

CRACKED.COM obi-wan Kenobi Alec Guinness had a bad time playing obi-wan. Classically trained actor + wooden dialogue + hot sands = a terrible time.

Source: Looper


obi-wan Kenobi The bros are reunited. The Obi-Wan Kenobi show reunites Hayden Christiansen and Ewan McGregor after 17 years. CRACKED.COM

Source: FanFest

Lightsaber Sounds

CRACKED.COM obi-wan Kenobi MCGregor keeps humming. Despite playing the character for 20 years, Ewan McGregor still makes lightsaber sounds with his mouth when shooting scenes.

Source: Yahoo


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