Last Updated on: November 17th, 2023

Chewbacca star warsWho is Chewbacca?

Chewbacca, often simply referred to as Chewie, is a character in the Star Wars franchise. He is a Wookiee, a species of tall, hairy humanoids, and is a co-pilot of the Millennium Falcon, Han Solo’s spaceship. Chewbacca is one of the most recognizable and iconic characters in the Star Wars universe, known for his distinctive growl and his loyal friendship with Han Solo. He has appeared in every main saga film and is a fan favorite. Chewbacca is played by actor Peter Mayhew in the original trilogy and by Joonas Suotamo in the sequel trilogy and other recent films.

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In the News

  • Star Wars Launch Bay experiences coming to Disney Genie+ Lightning Lane, June 28, 2022
  • ‘Star Wars’ Officially Announces New Han Solo and Chewbacca Series, December 18, 2021
  • Chewbacca, Other Wookiees Reportedly Making ‘Mandalorian’ Debut, April 21, 2021
  • Release Date Announced for Solo: A Star Wars Story DVD and Blu-Ray, June 19, 2018
  • Solo: A Star Wars Story Box Office Results, May 29, 2018
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi Continues Amazing Run at the Box Office, December 26, 2017
  • Happy 40th Birthday Star Wars!, May 25, 2017
  • Disney Launches 40th Anniversary iMessage Star Wars Stickers, April 13, 2017
  • Star Wars Episode VIII Director Shares Set Photo, June 8, 2016
  • Disney to Begin Selling Star Wars Collector Glasses at Disneyland, May 2, 2016
  • Your Chewbacca Impersonation Might Win You a Trip to Disney!, April 16, 2016
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens #1 in Home Video Sales, April 14, 2016
  • New Star Wars: A Galaxy Far, Far Away Show Opens at Disney’s Hollywood Studios (video), April 5, 2016
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens Now Available for DVD Purchase and Download (Here’s Where), April 1, 2016

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