Peter Mayhew

Peter Mayhew
1944 - 2019

Peter Mayhew  British Actor


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Peter Mayhew was previously married to Angelique Mayhew (1999 - 2019).


British Actor Peter Mayhew was born Peter William Mayhew on 19th May, 1944 in Barnes, Surrey, England, UK and passed away on 30th Apr 2019 Boyd, Texas, USA aged 74. He is most remembered for Chewbacca in Star Wars. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Peter Mayhew is a member of the following lists: American film actors, English film actors and English television actors.


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First Name Peter
Middle Name William
Last Name Mayhew
Full Name at Birth Peter William Mayhew
Age 74 (age at death) years
Birthday 19th May, 1944
Birthplace Barnes, Surrey, England, UK
Died 30th April, 2019
Place of Death Boyd, Texas, USA
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 7' 3" (221 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Distinctive Feature Towering height
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Actor, Comedian, Voice Artist, Author
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Chewbacca in Star Wars
Year(s) Active 1977–present, 1976–2015
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Galactic Productions, LLC (Dallas)
Official Websites, on /wiki/Twitter,,,,,,

Peter William Mayhew (May 19, 1944 – April 30, 2019) was an English-American actor, best known for portraying Chewbacca in the Star Wars film series. He played the character in all of his live-action appearances from the 1977 original to 2015's The Force Awakens before his retirement from the role.

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Killer Ink2016Uncle ClydeMovie
Star Wars: The Force Awakens2015ChewbaccaMovie
Breaking In2011Peter MayhewTV Show
Glee2009ChewbaccaTV Show
Yesterday Was a Lie2008Dead ManMovie
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith2005ChewbaccaMovie
Doragon bôru GT: Gokû gaiden! Yûki no akashi wa sû-shin-chû1997Susha (English version, voice)TV Movie
Late Show with David Letterman1993Chewbacca, Top Ten List PresenterTV Show
Star Tours1987Chewbacca (uncredited)Short Film
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi1983ChewbaccaMovie
Dark Towers1981The Tall KnightTV Show
The Kenny Everett Television Show1981VariousTV Show
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back1980ChewbaccaMovie
Terror1978The MechanicMovie
The Star Wars Holiday Special1978ChewbaccaTV Movie
Hazell1978GiantTV Show
Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger1977Minoton (uncredited)Movie
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope1977ChewbaccaMovie
The Muppet Show1976ChewbaccaTV Show
Donny and Marie1975ChewbaccaTV Show
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