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  1. Peter Mayhew discharged from hospital - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | TheIndyChannel

    STAR WARS actor PETER MAYHEW is recovering at home after he was reportedly discharged from hospital following treatment for pneumonia. The 70 year old, who plays wookie Chewbacca in the sci-franchise, gave fans a fright last week when he canceled an appearance at a comic book store in Texas and was admitted to a medical facility suffering from the potentially deadly lung condition.

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  2. 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Will Not Use George Lucas' Script Plus New Cast Member-ReportRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | International Business Times

    The script of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" will reportedly not contain elements pitched by the franchise creator George Lucas. The movie is one of the most highly anticipated for 2015.

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  3. George Lucas doesn't want to know about new 'Star Wars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | USA Today

    George Lucas may have created the galaxy far, far away - but that doesn't mean he knows anything about what's happening there next. The creator of the Star Wars trilogy and its prequels took a step back from being a force on Disney's upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens directed by J.J. Abrams, telling ScreenRant that given this, he's just like any other fan: I haven't seen anything; I mean I saw the trailer, it looks great, it looks interesting.

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  4. 'Star Wars' star hospitalized for pneumonia: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Actor Peter Mayhew, best known for playing Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' films, is in a hospital recovering from pneumonia. The 70-year-old actor, best known to generations of fans as Chewbacca, was hospitalized for pneumonia over the weekend, TMZ reported.

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  5. 'Star Wars' favorite hospitalized with pneumoniaRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Olney Enterprise

    ... double knee-replacement surgery in 2013, according to the Associated Press. This Oct. 5, 1978 file photo features "Star Wars" actors Harrison Ford, Anthony Daniels, Carrie Fisher, and Peter Mayhew in a television special. (AP Photo, File) Mayhew ...

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  6. 'Star Wars' Star Peter Mayhew Hospitalized With PneumoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | StarPulse.com

    Actor Peter Mayhew , who plays the Wookiee Chewbacca in the " Star Wars " movie saga, has been hospitalized with pneumonia. The actor, 70, was admitted to the hospital over the weekend and was forced to cancel an appearance at a Texas comic book store.

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  7. George Lucas Says His Treatments for the New Star Wars Films Were DiscardedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Collider

    We knew this new era of Star Wars would be different, but we now have confirmation that these films will be unique for one major reason: for the first time in the franchise's history, the Star Wars films will not be based on original ideas by George Lucas . When Lucas sold his company, Lucasfilm, to Disney along with the rights to one of the most significant franchises of all time, Lucas was to remain involved in the new films as a consultant .

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  8. Star Warsa Peter Mayhew battling pneumoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    RECOVERING: Actor Peter Mayhew, known for playing Chewbacca in the Star Wars films is recovering after a battle with pneumonia. Peter Mayhew, best known as Chewbacca from the Star Wars movies, is in the hospital battling pneumonia.

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  9. Peter Mayhew hospitalized with pneumoniaRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... kieeRoars) January 20, 2015 Mayhew, 70, standing at 7-foot-3-inches, will reprise his role as the famous Wookie in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which hits theaters Dec. 18.Aileen Graef

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  10. Disney Abandoned George Lucas' Ideas for the 'Star Wars' SequelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | /film

    In the years to come, we'll certainly learn more about the behind the scenes development of the new Star Wars movies. But, for now, the public narrative is as follows.

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  11. Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew thanks fans from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Actor Peter Mayhew "Chewbacca" from Star Wars attends the 2009 New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Center on February 7, 2009 in New York City. Star Wars actor Peter Mayhew has reached out to fans from his sick bed to thank them for their well wishes after he was hospitalised with a nasty bout of pneumonia.

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  12. Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Recovering Following Pneumonia HospitalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Switched

    Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew, who portrays the lovable Wookiee in the "Star Wars" universe, was recently hospitalized for pneumonia. As TMZ reports, the 70-year-old star is expected to make a full recovery .

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  13. Chewbacca star, co-pope of Chewbacchus Peter Mayhew hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    In 1977, a sci-fi action adventure named "Star Wars" was released. Not only did it go on to become one of the biggest blockbusters in history and win six Oscars, it spawned the careers of many of its stars.

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  14. The One Star Wars Prop That Triggered Massive Deja Vu For Mark HamillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    Mark Hamill is super excited about his returning to the role of Luke Skywalker in the upcoming Star Wars reboot and has subsequently expressed it on numerous occasions while discussing the upcoming film. Recently he took a trip back in time when a very well-known Star Wars prop triggered memories of his experiences on the old series of films.

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  15. Exclusive I hadnt seen the original films in full before I was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Daily Mail

    EXCLUSIVE 'I hadn't seen the original films in full before I was cast!': Domhnall Gleeson talks Star Wars, Ex Machina and working with the 'wonderful' Alicia Vikander Ever since his face appeared at THAT table read last April, Star Wars has inevitably become the elephant in the room during every one of Domhnall Gleeson's interviews. Though it's not the only Sci-Fi that film fans should be clamoring to see as the Irish actor hits cinemas this week in Ex Machina, opposite Alicia Vikander and Oscar Isaac.

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  16. Get well soon, Chewbacca. Website reports the Star Wars star Peter Mayhew hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    ... himself King Peter Mayhew and his wife Angie as his Royal Consort. (STEVEN FORSTER) In brief story titled "'Star Wars' Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew hospitalized with pneumonia" on the NME website, the British actor's wife Angie assures well-wishers ...

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  17. How George Lucas' Star Wars 7 Ideas Were Used By DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    The short answer: they weren't...at all. Now, here's the long version. It was revealed in a recent interview that George Lucas , the father of the Star Wars movies, had originally planned to make Star Wars: Episode 7 before Disney purchased Lucasfilm.

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  18. Star Wars' Chewbacca star Peter Mayhew hospitalised with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... bout of pneumonia. He thanks you for the well wishes!!! Peter is set to take on the role of the Wookie in new film Star Wars: The Force Awakens later this year. The star got his first acting role back in 1976 in Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger, ...

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  19. 'Star Wars' actor Peter Mayhew hospitalized with pneumoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Peter Mayhew, also known as the popular 'Star Wars' character Chewbacca cancelled an appearance over the weekend at a comic shop in Texas due to pneumonia. He has since been hospitalized.

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  20. 'Chewbacca' Actor Peter Mayhew Hospitalized for PneumoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    Star Wars actor Peter Mayhew , who is reprising his role as Chewbacca for Star Wars: The Force Awakens , is being treated in hospital for pneumonia. Mayhew, 70, was forced to cancel a personal appearance at a comic book store in Texas.

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