In the 100 days leading up to STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS, I am counting down my 100 favorite things about Star Wars. Here is today’s entry:
#23-22: Biggs Darklighter and Jek Porkins
Red Three and Red Six. Heroes of the Battle of Yavin. Without these two, the assault on the Death Star may not have turned out as it did. Both were shot down in the same battle. I have always wondered where Porkins would have gone when Biggs yelled “eject!”