Friday, 3 August 2018
CLASSIC IMAGE: DEFENDERS OF THE PEACE!
Enduring heroes of The Old Republic - dedicated Senator Padme Amidala and her Jedi protector/lover, the formidable but reckless Anakin Skywalker, aka actors Natalie Portman and Hayden Christensen - strike a memorable pose for a States-side pre-release EPISODE II publicity campaign in 2002.
The legacy and popularity of Anakin and Padme continues within the realms of the Expanded Universe, the pair both starring in the newly published Thrawn - Alliances novel from Timothy Zahn:
And Padme soon the showcase of an eagerly-awaited solo novel by E.K. Johnston to be published in 2019- Queen's Shadow.