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The Star Wars Holiday Special is a nightmare. Set on the Wookie homeworld and centered around Chewbacca's family, the Star Wars Christmas special is a variety show fever dream and a stain on the Star Wars franchise that is seldom acknowledged by George Lucas or the franchise's main actors Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, or Harrison Ford. Today, we're explaining the insane behind-the-scenes history of the Star Wars Holiday Special's production challenges, script changes, and stories of cast members almost dying! Plus, we take a look at a forgotten alternate draft of the script that never got made...
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Watch the full Star Wars Holiday Special here https://youtube.com/watch?v=wJDAmBQ1u2g Star Wars Holiday Special info and archive http://starwarsholidayspecial.com/ Read the original treatment https://starwarsholidayspecial.com/text/story_treatment.htm The Han Solo Comedy Hour! https://vanityfair.com/magazine/2008/12/star_wars_special200812 The Dark Side: An Oral History of The Star Wars Holiday Special http://mentalfloss.com/article/72863/dark-side-oral-history-star-wars-holiday-special