8 Actors Who Could Have Played Star Wars Characters

by Jeremy Spirogis
8 Actors Who Could Have Played Star Wars Characters

Michael Jackson Could Have Played Jar Jar Binks

If you ever wanted a purpose to cease spewing hate at Ahmed Best, who performed the infamously reviled Jar Jar Binks in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, this bewildering piece of trivia ought to do the trick. Best revealed in an interview with Vice that Michael Jackson, hoped that George Lucas would forged him because the Gungan, however his request to play the position in full make-up and prosthetics (a la his zombified look in “Thriller”) as an alternative of CGI misplaced him the half. The King of Pop’s star energy might need been sufficient to silence Jar Jar haters for some time, at the very least, however, as Best provides within the interview, it’s potential that Jackson would have ended up being larger than the movie itself, which could not have made Lucas very comfortable.

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