A light went out in the galaxy this week as we learned that Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in all three Star Wars trilogies, has passed away. Jessica shows us how friends and family are remembering the world’s favorite wookiee on today’s Nerdist News. More on this story: https://bit.ly/2WopnNZ More Star Wars news: https://nerdist.com/topic/starwars/ Watch more Nerdist News: http://bit.ly/1qvVVhV

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