One of makeup artist Stuart Freeborn's best-known characters, Yoda. Tim Whitby/Getty Images hide caption

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Makeup Artist Who Created Yoda Dies; Stuart Freeborn Was 98

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In this handout image provided by Disney, Star Wars creator George Lucas has a playful lightsaber duel with Jedi Mickey Mouse at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., on Aug. 14, 2010. Disney announced Tuesday that it was buying Lucasfilm Ltd. for $4.05 billion. Getty Images hide caption

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Designer Wins Right To Sell 'Star Wars' Stormtrooper Outfits In The U.K.

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When you think of Wookiees, you think of Chewy, don't you? Ethan Miller/Getty Images North America hide caption

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'Wookieeleaks': Popular, It Is; Because 'Geeks Love To Go Deep On Things'

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