Legendary Star Wars actor dies on the anniversary of Carrie Fisher’s death. This is so sad.
He plays the disfigured thug that tried picking a fight with Luke Skywalker in the first ‘Star Wars.’ The wonderful and talented Alfie Curtis has passed away.
It is heartbreaking that he died, and it was unexpected. As of now they have not released a cause of death for Alfie.
The craziest part is that the Star Wars actor passed away on the anniversary of Carrie Fisher’s death. Star Wars fans everywhere are sharing their condolences on social media.
He also played Dr. Evazan, in George Lucas‘ ‘A New Hope.’ Alfie died this week, according to Comicbook.com.
Mark Hamill, who played Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars series reacted to the actor’s death. On Tuesday the actor posted a tribute to Alfie on his Twitter account.
He shared that Alfie made the Cantina scene one of the most memorable scenes that he has ever been a part of. And the fans definitely agree with him.
ALFIE CURTIS made the #StarWars Mos Eisley Cantina scene (one of the most memorable I’ve ever been a part of) even MORE memorable. As horrific as he was on-camera, off-camera he was funny, kind & a real gentleman. Thanks Alf- you’ll be missed. #RIP– mh
Please continue to keep his family and friends in your prayers during this heartbreaking time.
Something Just Popped up. Alfie Curtis, the actor who played the guy who threatened Luke Skywalker in the Mos Eisley Cantina in A New Hope has died. So sad. He will be missed. – Mandy Resists
Sad to hear that Alfie Curtis who played Dr. Evazan passed away today. Especially after more people became familiar with his character in Rogue One. R.I.P.
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RIP, Alfie. You will be missed deeply. And forever remembered.