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Peter returns to his job as a hospital orderly, dealing with his insufferable boss. I saw all of the movies in one weekend when I was a kid.

Star Wars making-of lands on Black List

Still, Robichaux and Susser had to fill things out with their own interpretation of what happened back then, the good, the bad and yes, the ugly.

On top of this, the problems between his cast, his crew and the studio have cast a dark cloud over the production.

But they did promise lots of Wookiee-speak throughout. Then we pull back and see that Lucas and his crew are filming the scene we all remember from the movie. One such instance comes when the first cut of Star Wars is shown to the Fox president of production and several filmmakers in a private screening. Enigma, space disasters, and Chewie top list of admired unproduced screenplays.

Coming Attractions is driven by users submitting scoops and insider information. The Hollywood Black List’s oedipal complex. The Sands of Time. For George Lucas, his troubles are just beginning.

Mayhew removes his Wookiee mask, helps pick up the Death Star actor and excuses himself for the miscue. Chewie has roles for all the main Star Wars characters and Robichaux added: Throughout the first act of the Chewie script we see how Peter learns about a new sci-fi movie project that needs people of tall and short stature to play the parts of the aliens.

Since the first list, inmore than Black List scripts have been turned into movies. A New Hope and shortly after its release and instant success. I would both die and kill to see this film get made. George Lucas, of course, is very protective of his lucrative properties.


Peter Mayhew enters the story on page 7 as a giant nurse orderly working in Kings College Hospital. Accessibility links Skip to article Skip to navigation. Even brief moments like the all-business minded head of 20th Century Fox walking into the dark, marijuana smoke-filled warehouse where John Dykstra and the ILM team are creating the Death Star battle are delivered with the right feel of comedic timing and dramatic weight.

Compiled by Martin Chilton. She would still be in costume and he was about seven-foot-three, so they kind of really stand out in the middle of this Chinese restaurant. So we really had a handle on the story from there. He kind of goofed off a little bit during the making, and that comes across. Did you write with actors in mind, or is that unnecessary because you have the actual actors firmly stuck in your head? Have you encountered that yet and do you expect to?

Let’s hope that Mayhew, now 67 and living in Texas, is invited to make a cameo appearance if Chewie ever gets made. Peter and Carrie get along so well that they begin to take their lunches together off at a local restaurant close to the production studio, sometimes still in their Star Wars costumes. Just like another Black List script from took a creative risk in telling the fictionalized story of how Jim Henson created Kermit the Frog and the Muppets, the Chewie screenplay blends together the truth of what really happened with the magic storytelling that the movies can give to us.

The scene starts to play out the way that you remember it in Star Wars but something goes wrong and a panel on the wall sparks.

Chewie deserves to be high up on The Black List. Just as long as he doesn’t change the screenplay.

Evan Susser (Author of Chewie)

Does your script feature all the players that we would expect to see in a movie about the making of Star Wars? Carrie Fisher in pictures. We joked around that Mark Wahlberg would play Harrison Ford. Revenge of the Sith. She would still be in costume and he was about 7-foot-three, so they kind of really stand out in the middle of this chinese restaurant. Sure, but does it end with something big blowing up, like a space station? Still, the story of the making of Star Wars is also about the biggest risk he ever took in his life, so he promises to not bore us too much about his particulars before sipping a cup of tea from the craft services table.


Imagine what stories Peter Mayhew’s character could tell us about that one. We just love that story. No one in his circle of family or friends knows what to make of his adventure acting as a giant walking carpet in outer space.

Lucas had cuewie convince dozens of other people to risk career suicide and open ridicule to help him make his movie. So we hope he likes it. More from the web. Instead, Carrie Fisher finds herself drawn to the charismatic year-old Harrison Ford, who wound up being cast in the part of Han Solo because he was at the right place at the right time and hanging around where a pissed-off Richard Dreyfuss was auditioning for Lucas, in a great comedic moment. Chewie is the screenplay written by Van Robichaux and Evan Susser that tells the story of the making of Star Wars susssr or as Lucas was calling it when he was filming his movie, The Star Wars.

Hopefully that will help and not hinder this sksser made.

With the right approach and development and yes, casting, this could be on-screen gold. Corona Coming Attractions Submit a Scoop! Seeing as how nobody likes George Lucas anymore, greenlighting this would be a great way to win back some credibility.

Do you worship the Star Wars universe suseer way that a lot of fans do, or were you able to tackle this assignment from an objective point of view? Chewbacca, played by Peter Mayhew, in Star Wars: As the title suggests, Chewbacca is the central character of the script, or rather the 7-footinch British actor who portrayed him in four Star Wars movies.

There are some people who are bigger Star Wars fans then us, who know the whole extended universe and have read all of the novels.