Jeremy Bulloch, former Star Wars Boba Fett actor, dies at age 75

Star Wars: Actor Jeremy Bulloch, known for playing Boba Fett in the Empire Strikes Back and the Return of the Jedi, has died. He was 75 years old. Born in Leicestershire, England in 1945, Bosworth was the mainstay of British television, earning dozens of credits on shows such as Doctor Who and Robin Sherwood. He also starred in James Bond films such as The Spy Who Loved Me and Octopussy.

In 1980, Bloch wore Boba Fett’s armor in the Empire Strikes Back and Lieutenant Sheckil in the same movie. Bloch replayed his role in armor for the return of the Jedi.

2017 Jeremy Bulloch. (Photo by John Phillips / Getty Images)

Bloch continued his small cameo appearance in Star Wars Episode 3: Captain Jeremock Colton in revenge for Sith, who was the flagship of the convention circuit and spoke and appeared until his retirement in 2018.

The news of Bloch’s death was shared on social media by actor Daniel Logan, who played young Boba Fett in the Star Wars: Clone Attack. Bloch wrote his autobiography, “Flying Solo: The Story of a Bounty Hunter,” a memoir of his life and era as an actor at the Star Wars convention circuit.

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Matt TM Kim is an reporter.

(Photo by John Phillips / Getty Images)


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