Star Wars and Stuttering

Star Wars, one of the most successful film franchises ever, with an estimated value of $42 billion releases its latest installment, The Last Jedi, on Dec. 15. Did you know, two characters in the Star Wars franchise are on The Stuttering Foundation’s list of Famous People Who Stutter? Hollywood superstars James Earl Jones, who voiced Darth Vader, and Samuel L. Jackson, who played Mace Windu, are an inspiration to more than 70 million people around the world who struggle with stuttering. Read more about them below:

 

Samuel L Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson

 

James Earl Jones

James Earl Jones