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Jaimie Alexander Says Her 'Chewbacca Impersonation' Is What Calms Her Down When She's Feeling Nervous

Originally posted 09/16/2016 03:55PM

Jaimie Alexander is crediting a beloved sci-fi character to helping with her on-set nerves.

Most recently, the Blindspot actress felt nervous "during a fight scene," which she said resulted in her breaking "the left side of my nose."

The NBC star revealed to PEOPLE that impersonating Star Wars fan-favorite Chewbacca, a.k.a. Chewy, is what helps her calm down when she's feeling anxious.

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Fifty Shades Darker Dethrones The Force Awakens as Most Watched Trailer in First 24 Hours

Originally posted 09/15/2016 10:45PM

Watch out Star Wars fans, there's a different fandom that might just be more devoted than you.

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Terminally Ill Star Wars Fan Watches Rogue One Just Days Before Death

Originally posted 08/25/2016 10:15AM

A terminally ill Star Wars fan saw his final wish come true when he got an early screening of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story just days before his death.

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Mark Hamill Supports Social Media Campaign to Help Terminally Ill Fan See Rogue One Early

Mark Hamill Supports Social Media Campaign to Help Terminally Ill Fan See Rogue One Early

Originally posted 08/23/2016 11:25AM

Mark Hamill is doing his part to help a terminally ill fan see Rogue One: A Star Wars Story before it's released in theaters.

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Kenny Baker, Who Originated R2-D2 in Star Wars, Has Died at 81

Originally posted 08/13/2016 02:50PM

After battling a long unnamed illness, Kenny Baker has died, PEOPLE can confirm.

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FROM EW: Star Wars TV Series in Talks at ABC

FROM EW: Star Wars TV Series in Talks at ABC

Originally posted 08/04/2016 09:25PM

Entertainment president Channing Dungey said she is interested in such an idea

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Credit: Courtesy of Netflix; Universal Pictures/Everett
Our Fave References to '80s Movies in Netflix's Stranger Things

Our Fave References to '80s Movies in Netflix's Stranger Things

Originally posted 08/03/2016 06:25PM

Stranger Things is the perfect summer binge watch – fun, suspenseful and beautifully shot, with heroes and heroines that make you say, "she looks like this person I know" – and then they're up against a super creepy monster. It's the kind of show that makes you feel sad when it's over (there are already rumblings about a second season). Kate Hudson called it "all kinds of awesome." Plus the music is cool.

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Filed Under: Netflix, Star Wars, TV News
Credit: 2015 Lucasfilm LTD.
FROM EW: Star Wars Production Company Pleads Guilty over Harrison Ford Set Accident

FROM EW: Star Wars Production Company Pleads Guilty over Harrison Ford Set Accident

Originally posted 07/26/2016 01:50PM

Harrison Ford was injured on the film's London set in June 2014 when a hydraulic metal door fell and shattered his leg

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Credit: Jake Chessum for People Magazine
PHOTOS: See the Biggest Star Wars Fans in the Galaxy

PHOTOS: See the Biggest Star Wars Fans in the Galaxy

Originally posted 07/20/2016 02:00PM

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away (a.k.a. last weekend in London) fans of the franchise came together at Celebration – and dressed in their finest themed threads

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Filed Under: Star Wars

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