1:08 PM PT — A press release from Jeremy’s household says the actor died following well being problems which included Parkinson’s illness … one thing he battled for years. Jeremy’s spouse, Maureen, and two of his sons, Jamie and Robbie, had been in a position to spend their last days with their dad.
Jeremy Bulloch, the actor who performed Boba Fett in a number of “Star Wars” movies, has died.
Jeremy’s dying was introduced Thursday by Daniel Logan, who performed younger Boba Fett in ‘Attack of The Clones.’
Jeremy performed the enduring bounty hunter within the unique “Star Wars” trilogy … he was the person beneath the well-known physique armor and helmet, however not the voice you hear within the films.
As “Star Wars” film buffs would possibly know, Jeremy additionally made a pair cameos with out his Boba Fett masks — taking part in Lieutenant Sheckil in ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ and Captain Jeremoch Colton in ‘Revenge of the Sith.’
The timing is attention-grabbing — there was a resurgence in reputation of Boba Fett since discussions emerged about him being introduced onboard in “The Mandalorian” sequence, and even rumors of a by-product sequence surrounding Boba Fett within the works.
As an unique trilogy solid member, Jeremy was beloved by “Star Wars” followers throughout the globe. He signed autographs and snapped pics at a whole lot of tour stops and conventions.
Born and raised within the United Kingdom, Jeremy acted in BBC cleaning soap operas, “James Bond” movies and TV reveals earlier than touchdown his well-known function with “Star Wars.”
He lived in London after retiring and is survived by his spouse, Maureen, and their 3 sons. Jeremy was 75.