Freddie Prinze Jr. Fires Off Epic Rant Against Star Wars Trolls: It’s for Kids
Freddie Prinze Jr. states that Star Wars is designed for children in a new reverence. The actor played Kanan Jarrus in the series Star Wars Rebels . The Skywalker saga ends at the end of this year with The Rise of Skywalker . Fans are eager to see what J. J. Abrams is retiring after Rian Johnson's controversial Last Jedi . But, Star Wars fans were split well before 2017. Even The Empire Strikes Back had its share of hate and this continued with the franchise, which has developed and expanded over the past 40 years.
Star Wars has become a religion for some of the most hardcore fans and this is not an exaggeration. In a new interview, Freddie Prinze Jr. talked about the fan hatred of the franchise and the direction it takes. "Look, you're just mad that the franchise does not get old with you," Prinze Jr. says before launching a diatribe against the disgruntled fans of Star Wars . He explains.
"People quarrel about the stupidest things, they are archetypal characters, these are the words of George Lucas, there is no Jack Bauer in Star Wars this character does not exist., It's not Han Solo, Han Solo is a reluctant hero, it's the archetype. Dark Maul, that everyone wants to win and who is everyone's favorite because he looks sick and that he's awesome in video games … f ** k guys! It's a Sisyphus He was born to fail! Learn your Greek mythology like, I do not know, King George Lucas did it! It's cursory to roll a rock on the hill before rolling it back to the bottom at each This is the quest for Dark Maul He's in the joke, you know he knows it He's cursed to live this life. "
Freddie Prinze Jr. is not stopped there. He went on to highlight all the ways in which the Star Wars franchise is designed for kids. George Lucas had no idea what he was doing at the end of the 1970s, he was still going to talk about it today and treated it as his own. it was a sacred text from enraged fans. However, that's what eventually happened. Prinze Jr. then spoke about Luke Skywalker and had this to say. Skywalker is Cinderella or Sleeping Beauty! He can talk about things that do not speak English and he understands what they are saying, he gets a fairy godfather instead of a fairy godmother, who teaches him to be the best Jedi in the world in a nutshell of time. The king is flat. "
" These are the words of George Lucas, "added Freddie Prinze." This is an information, not an affirmation. "In the next section of his speech, Prinze Jr. can ruffle some feathers while it attacks the idea of the Gray Jedi, related to Qui-Gon Jinn and mentioned at the beginning of The Force Awakens romanization, which means that it is canon.You can read below the conclusion of the speech of Prinze Jr.
"There is no gray Jedi! Qui-Gon even says, "I turn to the light because it is there." There is no gray! It's a feint of fanfiction, which is cool, but do not try to canonize it, as it does not work, and I will never buy it, ever. Star Wars is for children. "
The argument that Star Wars is aimed at kids has been around for decades, and many are looking at it from the outside, certainly." But for fans who have have spent a lot of time with these stories and have grown up with them, they are much more than children's movies, but the internet has given fans an unprecedented voice, which unfortunately has disadvantages for people like Freddie Prinze. Jr., who worked on a project Star Wars You can follow his speech below, thanks to Instagram account All Things Comedy.