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Kenny Baker Dies at 81

Star Wars Actor Kenny Baker Dies at 81

Kenny Baker has died at the age of 81, Entertainment Weekly reports. The Star Wars actor, who famously played R2-D2, suffered from a long-term illness and passed away on Saturday. Kenny starred in all six original Star Wars films, but was in a wheelchair by the time Star Wars: The Force Awakens was released. Our thoughts are with Kenny and his family.

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