Grand Moff Tarkin 

Last Updated on: June 10th, 2024

Grand Moff Tarkin star warsWho is Grand Moff Tarkin?

Grand Moff Tarkin is a character in the Star Wars franchise. He first appeared in the 1977 film “Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope.” Tarkin is a high-ranking official in the Galactic Empire, serving as the governor of the Outer Rim territories and as a member of the Imperial Ruling Council. He is depicted as being a ruthless and cunning politician, with a strong belief in the power of the Empire and a willingness to use brutal methods to maintain order. Tarkin is most famous for his role as the commanding officer of the Death Star, a massive superweapon capable of destroying entire planets. He is portrayed by actor Peter Cushing in the original film.

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