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12 Facts You Didn’t Know About Darth Vader

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All About Darth

Since he was first introduced to the world in 1977, Darth Vader has consistently been ranked as one of the best, most famous, and most evil villains of all time.

But is he really all that bad?

The helmeted, black-clad Jedi-turned-Sith warrior is best known for his catchy theme music, heavy breathing, and his plot-twisting secret that would end all plot twists—also one of the most misquoted lines ever. His is also a tale that spans multiple trilogies (not to mention innumerable storylines in the expanded universe), ultimately becoming the central plot of Episodes I-VI.

Shrouded in destiny and mystery, we’re left to ask: who is the man behind the mask? Keep reading to learn some of the wildest facts and behind-the-scenes information about this famous villain.

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Source: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

You think you know Vader? Think again!