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CT RIP Admiral Motti

Discussion in 'Classic Trilogy' started by halibut, Apr 16, 2013.

  1. halibut

    halibut Ex-Mod star 8 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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  2. LAJ_FETT

    LAJ_FETT Tech Admin and Collecting/Lucasfilm Ltd Mod star 9 Staff Member Administrator

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    Just saw that on TFN Main. Condolences to his friends and family. @};-
     
  3. Padme's Love Slave

    Padme's Love Slave Jedi Knight star 1

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    Apr 16, 2013
    RIP. That's really too bad. I saw him at an autograph signing with some other Star Wars actors not long ago. He seemed to get along with Daniel Logan really well. He also seemed in good health. He was only 66 after all.
     
  4. DarthKreVass

    DarthKreVass Jedi Master star 2

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    Saying a prayer for his family during their time of mourning.
     
  5. Darth_Kiryan

    Darth_Kiryan Jedi Master star 4

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    Bugger.

    RIP.
     
  6. Darth_Nub

    Darth_Nub Manager Emeritus star 5 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Will also remember him for the great Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, and try to forget he was in the worst Bond film of the lot, sitting alongside General Rieekan at the circus.

    R.I.P.
     
  7. Jedi General Gelderd

    Jedi General Gelderd Jedi Master star 5

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    Of course, 'Who Framed Roger Rabbit?'!

    A sad loss to the industry and the 'Star Wars' family, but one who's iconic role will be forever treasured.

    RIP.
     
  8. Blur

    Blur Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    RIP R.L. His role in ANH was small but iconic - probably one of the best DV scenes in the OT. I remember he was one of the few Imperials who spoke English with an American accent (as opposed to a British accent).

    Also remember him in the underrated James Caan '70's flick Rollerball...
     
  9. Immortiss

    Immortiss Force Ghost star 5

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    I'd like to see General Motti in a future project. Thank you, Mr. LeParmentier.
     
  10. Grand_Moff_Jawa

    Grand_Moff_Jawa Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    RIP. It wouldn't be Star Wars without him.
     
  11. Darth Scourge

    Darth Scourge Jedi Master star 4

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    Spoke to him at a convention about 15 years ago about his roles in Star Wars and Superman II. A thoroughly nice guy. R.I.P.
     
  12. Ambervikings91

    Ambervikings91 Jedi Knight star 3

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  13. topgoalscorer_no11

    topgoalscorer_no11 Jedi Master star 3

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    Responsible for the bit of the OT I love quoting more than any other! Good actor. RIP.
     
  14. Seagoat

    Seagoat PT and Music Section Dictator star 6 Staff Member Manager

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    The only Imperial I remember who had had an American accent.
     
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  15. Dark Lady Mara

    Dark Lady Mara Manager Emeritus star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    RIP and thank you.
     
  16. OldSchoolFan

    OldSchoolFan Jedi Padawan star 1

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    Saw him at some convention a few years back but couldn't get near him, he seemed to be enjoying the fans fussing round him and come across as a genuinely nice bloke. He was superb in the tiny role of the only Imperial underling who had the balls to tell Vader what the score was. RIP man
     
  17. Darth Dnej

    Darth Dnej Jedi Master star 4

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    R.I.P., I always enjoyed him in Star Wars and Who Framed Roger Rabbit.
     
  18. I Are The Internets

    I Are The Internets Force Ghost star 8

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    Well at least he did something that he enjoyed doing. RIP
     
  19. JediMasterKeno

    JediMasterKeno Jedi Master star 1

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    Wait, what? Motti was in Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

    What scene?
     
  20. halibut

    halibut Ex-Mod star 8 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    About 50 seconds in. He's a detective