First Look at Chewbacca from 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Revealed?

Disney CEO Bob Iger poses with the iconic Wookie in celebration of 'Star Wars' Day, but is it really Peter Mayhew in costume?

In celebration of Star Wars Day, Disney CEO Bob Iger posed with the iconic Wookie Chewbacca on the official Star Wars Instagram account. Many believe this is our first look at Peter Mayhew in costume, appearing as he will look in Star Wars: Episode VII. It's also possible, though, that this is just someone hired by Disney to play the part for the Sunday celebration. Take a look and tell us what you think. Is this what Chewbacca looks like in Star Wars: Episode VII? It certainly is an imporvment since we last saw the actor in costume for Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith.

Chewbacca Star Wars Episode VII

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Star Wars: Episode VII comes to theaters December 18th, 2015 and stars John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Adam Driver, Domhnall Gleeson, Lupita Nyong'o. The film is directed by J.J. Abrams.


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  1. incmob

    @ollie-styrene totally agree with you... that was my thought the moment i saw this picture!

    6 months agoby @incmobFlag

  2. ollie-styrene

    Thats how he is suppose to look,.. not like he did in ROTS,.. perfect!!!

    6 months agoby @ollie-styreneFlag