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Star Wars The Jar Jar Awakens

The recent poster for the new Star Wars The Force Awakens came out on 18th October. I decided to have a bit of fun with reimagining it with the world’s favourite character, Jar Jar Binks, in a parody. Since posting it it’s reached almost 6,000 retweets on twitter, 500,000 views on IMGUR and has been written about by press outlets such as Radio Times, Hollywood Reporter, Polygon, CNET, The Verge…

Star Wars The Jar Jar Awakens

Press Articles about the piece including interviews from me:

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/star-wars-force-awakens-jar-833261

http://www.polygon.com/2015/10/19/9571223/star-wars-parody-poster-designer-absolutely-loves-jar-jar-binks

http://www.radiotimes.com/news/2015-10-19/welcome-to-your-worst-nightmare-star-wars-fans

http://www.flickeringmyth.com/2015/10/star-wars-the-force-awakens-poster-with-added-jar-jar-binks.html

http://www.theverge.com/2015/10/19/9566953/star-wars-the-force-awakens-poster-jar-jar-binks

http://www.cnet.com/news/fan-improves-new-star-wars-poster-by-adding-everyones-favorite-gungan/

http://comicbook.com/2015/10/19/fan-edit-brings-10-000-more-jar-jar-binks-to-star-wars-the-force/

I’ve also spoken to Radio New Zealand on air about it all, you can listen here:

http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/afternoons/audio/201775370/star-wars

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