Boba Fett Actor Among Those Berating Disney For Ditching ‘Slave 1’ Ship Name


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News broke over the weekend that Disney appears to be phasing out the use of “Slave 1” as the name of Star Wars bounty hunter Boba Fett’s spaceship, and one of the actors who played him is among those speaking out against the change.

 

The world first became aware of this likely change after an interview with LEGO Star Wars designers Jens Kronvold Frederiksen and Michael Lee Stockwell explaining that not only would the upcoming LEGO version of Boba Fett’s spaceship no longer carry the familiar name, but that it would be wiped from the future Star Wars universe entirely.

 

“Everybody is [dropping the Slave 1 name],” Frederiksen told JediNews.com. “It’s probably not something which has been announced publicly but it is just something that Disney doesn’t want to use anymore.”

 

Source: https://god.dailydot.com/star-wars-boba-fett-slave-1/ image via: https://starwars.fandom.com/wiki/Boba_Fett

 

We must protect our sensitive generation of millennials feelings 😛 

 

It's okay to rewrite history if you're the victor, and now if it's politically correct I guess.

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