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Peter Mayhew the actor behind Han’s best friend Chewbacca!
As reported by Examiner.com - It was high on the 2011 “Black List of Unproduced Screenplays” and now it might be produced. It’s “Chewie,” which will tell the story of actor Peter Mayhew‘s life during the making of original 1977 “Star Wars” film, now known as “Episode IV: A New Hope.”
It’s been reported that “Fanboys” director Kyle Newman is developing the film.
The Black List described “Chewie” as follows:
A satirical behind the scenes look at the making of Star Wars through the eyes of Peter Mayhew (pictured, above) who played Chewbacca.
If done, this documentary will describe Peter Mayhew’s experiences as he tried to balance a career as a hospital worker with playing the Chewbacca character.