August 25, 2016


Fake 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' Trailer Adds Jar Jar Binks, Ewoks & Chewbacca Mom

For how much the internet hates the Star Wars prequels, they sure keep popping up. In a new fan edit of the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer, Jar Jar Binks replaces Felicity Jones' Jyn Erso to lead Rogue Binks, coming "thisa December." George Lucas even appears, replacing Ben Mendelsohn's Imperial baddie Orson Krennic, to murmur, "Jar Jar is the key to all of this." (He really said that at one point!)

Also in the trailer, created by Michael Murdock: "GUNGANS ROCK" graffiti, Chewbacca Mom, Ewoks, Episode I: The Phantom Menace nuisance Boss Nass and Princess Leia singing her a song in the better-left-forgotten 1978 holiday special. Jar Jar pops up in a new, upgraded capacity at the very end.

Murdock previously put Jar Jar into not one but two Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens trailers:

Explore the five things to watch for in the latest Rogue One trailer right here, and definitely check out our complete guide to the spinoff, landing on Earth this December.