Jar Jar Binks

The 9 most annoying movie sidekicks of all time

The Scrappy-Dos of the movieverse.<p>It only takes one annoying little scrote who thinks they're saving the day to mess up some of our favourite movies. …


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Meet Roadie, the Ludacris-backed Uber for rideshare-transporting your stuff

In our Uber-powered world, people call upon strangers to take them wherever their typing fingers take them. For Uber, riders are in control of Points A and B—drivers are glorified chauffeurs.<p>With Roadie, it's put in reverse (just to back it up). The startup, backed by rapper-turned-movie …


C-3PO is a tool. Here's why, in five closely-argued points

And the prize for worst Star Wars character goes to...<p>When it comes to "worst <i>Star Wars</i> character" lists, Jar Jar Binks and both versions of young …


All the ‘Episode VIII’ Secrets We Learned From ‘Star Wars: Empire’s End’

<i>Star Wars: Aftermath: Empire’s End</i> | Del ReyLucasfilm’s series of new-canon <i>Star Wars</i> novels have made a point of helping flesh out the universe as we …


Why Yoda Might Return in the Next Star Wars Film

We may be deep into the next Star Wars trilogy, but it doesn't mean we aren't going to dwell a little bit on the past. <b>The Force Awakens</b> already brought back Princess Leia, Han Solo, Luke Skywalker, and even R2-D2 and C-3PO. As we press on toward <b>The Last Jedi</b>, we're expecting even more cameos. While …


How Could Jar Jar Binks and Supreme Leader Snoke Be Connected? Mesa Explain

After the release of <b>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</b>, it seemed the internet at large was buzzing about the two biggest unanswered questions. The first is a classic Star Wars mystery. Much like we didn't know the identity of Luke Skywalker's parents in <b>Star Wars: A New Hope</b> — we didn't find out Darth …


The Week in Star Wars – First look at Han Solo movie, new Original Trilogy Blu-Ray rumours, Jar Jar is The Last Jedi and more

<i>Your weekend edition of The Week in Star Wars has our first look at the Han Solo movie, some new Original Trilogy Blu-Ray rumours, Abrams talking all</i> …


Cry of the Week: Alas, poor Jar Jar! We weep for Star Wars' most hated character

<i>Welcome to our new weekly</i> <i>series "</i><i>Cry of the Week</i><i>," in which we highlight whatever</i> <i>moment</i> <i>made us ugly cry on our</i> <i>couches</i> <i>the most in the past seven days.</i><p>If you truly hate Jar Jar Binks, this week's cry may not be for you. For those Star Warsnerds who feel at least <i>some</i> sympathy for the Gungan outcast, …


Star Wars fan art depicts Jar Jar Binks as The Last Jedi

Here’s some amazing, totally legitimate news from a trustworthy Facebook fan-page dedicated to <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b>. For weeks and weeks fans of …


Star Wars: Could Disney Have Handled Jar Jar Binks Better?


Star Wars Rebels Clip Introduces Wullf Yularen to Ferret Out Rebel Spy

The colonel is brought onboard by Grand Admiral Thrawn to reveal the identity of the Rebel spy, codenamed Fulcrum.

Star Wars

Book Review: Aftermath: Empire's End

<i>Empire’s End</i> is the conclusion of the <i>Aftermath</i> trilogy, a series of novels carrying the weight of being the first post-<i>Return of the Jedi</i>, as well as …

Star Wars

How A Star Wars Movie Cameo Can Redeem Jar Jar Binks

Jar Jar Binks appeared in a new Star Wars novel, revealing his tragic fate. Could the Gungan ever be redeemed in the movies?


A modern space opera: has Star Wars escaped the George Lucas worldview?

Disney’s takeover of the Star Wars has seen bigger roles for women and people of colour, in a sophisticated cinematic universe that looks more like the one we live in<p>It’s pretty obvious that George Lucas, for all his statements to the contrary, does not particularly enjoy watching from the …

The Guardian

What Happened To Jar Jar Binks After The Prequels?

Jar Jar Binks is one of the more hated Star Wars characters, but his arc is quite fascinating. How did he go from war hero to street clown?


Here's What Happens to Jar Jar Binks After the Prequels

Whatever happened to George Lucas's most-hated creation?<p>There's a strong argument to be made for Jar Jar Binks being the most hated character in all of <i>Star Wars</i> canon, and in your darkest hours you might have found yourself wondering what happened to the clownish Gungan after the Republic fell and …

Popular Mechanics

The Lion King casting, first look at Ego the Living Planet, Stephen King shared universe, the fate of Jar Jar Binks – Weekend News Roundup

<i>Rounding up the big news stories from the weekend…</i><p>Director Jon Favreau has revealed the first casting for his upcoming remake of the animated Disney …


The Week in Star Wars – First look at Rey, Finn, Poe and Stormtroopers in The Last Jedi, Han Solo casting, the fate of Jar Jar Binks and more

<i>It’s a Last Jedi heavy edition of The Week in Star Wars with our first look at some key characters, rumours on the first trailer and Finn’s role in</i> …

Star Wars

A New Novel Reveals The Fate Of Jar Jar Binks After Revenge Of The Sith

Ever since he made his last big screen appearance in <i>Episode III: Revenge Of The Sith</i> Jar Jar Binks has been the butt of many jokes, and a few fan …


The fate of Jar Jar Binks revealed in Star Wars: Aftermath – Empire’s End

Tuesday sees the release of the third and final chapter of Chuck Wendig’s <b>Star Wars: Aftermath</b> book trilogy, which serves as a bridge between the …

Star Wars

‘Star Wars Aftermath: Empire’s End’ Explains The Fate Of Jar Jar Binks

PostedSaturday, February 18th, 2017 02:00 pm GMT -5by Stuart Conover<p>I know there have been memes floating around that Jar Jar Binks is really Supreme …


The sad fate of Jar Jar Binks has finally been revealed (4 photos)

SPOILER ALERT<p>If you were wondering what happened to everyone’s favorite <i>Star Wars</i> character — or hoping he would make a return as the last Jedi in the …


Jar Jar Binks’ fate ruins the last good thing about the Gungan: the fun of hating him

Oh, goddamnit<p>Jar Jar Binks never had a chance. After his debut in <i>Star Wars: Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace</i>, critics scorched him in reviews and fans turned him into a punchline. Even <i>The Force Awakens</i> director J.J. Abrams joked about hiding his bones in the desert of Jakku. Everyone in the room had …

The Verge

Jar Jar Binks' Fate Revealed in Star Wars: Aftermath Novel

Star Wars: Aftermath -- Empire's End, the third entry in Chuck Wendig's novel trilogy set after Return of the Jedi, reveals the fate of the clumsy …

IGN Entertainment

New Star Wars novel reveals fate of Jar Jar Binks

What became of the most divisive creature in the galaxy?<p>J.J. Abrams joked that he wanted to place a Jar Jar-shaped skeleton in the background of a desert scene in <i>The Force Awakens</i>. Fans have imagined much more gruesome ends for the clumsy, gibberish-spewing alien from the prequels. But until now, …

Entertainment Weekly

Star Wars Has Officially Revealed the Pathetic Fate of Jar Jar Binks

He got what he deserved.<p>Remember that dipshit Jar Jar Binks, the problematic and annoying character from George Lucas' unfortunate <i>Star Wars</i> prequels? He was the one who the kids were supposed to like—but didn't. He was the one who was supposed to be funny—but wasn't. He was the one who was granted …


The New Star Wars: Aftermath Novel Reveals the Pitiful Fate of Jar Jar Binks

All the debate can finally be laid to rest. We’re about to finally know what happened to Jar Jar Binks after <i>Revenge of the Sith</i>, and what he’s been …


Folks, Jar Jar Feels Really Bad About What Happened in the ‘Star Wars’ Prequels

Courtesy Starwars.com<p>If there’s any consolation for <i>Star Wars</i> fans and Jar Jar Binks haters, it’s that after the events of the prequels, Jar Jar felt …


Whatever happened to Jar Jar Binks? Find out in Star Wars: Aftermath - Empire's End ...

What did Jar Jar Binks do after the Clone Wars?<p>(Spoilers follow for <i>Aftermath: Empire’s End.)</i><p>He returned to Naboo’s capital city and became a …