How Darth Maul Went From Supporting Villain to Star Wars Icon
“You’re going to destroy the franchise, you’re going to destroy everything.” Lucas said of the Fox execs reactions to his story choices. He also recalled telling others at Lucasfilm that he was “making a movie that nobody wants to see.”
If you’re looking to get inside Lucas’ head even more when it comes to The Phantom Menace, check out this time capsule of his first day writing Episode 1.
Also, check out the secret hidden cameo on this week’s episode of Star Wars: The Mandalorian, as well as an explainer on the different sects of Mandalorians.
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Matt Fowler is a writer for IGN and a member of the Television Critics Association. Follow him on Twitter at @TheMattFowler and Facebook at Facebook.com/MattBFowler.
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