Photos of Peter Mayhew
Peter was born on May 19th, 1944. He has been a credited actor since the 1977 film Star Wars.
Peter is a dependable supporting cast member. He has appeared in four films including: the 2008 drama film Yesterday Was a Lie as the character Dead Man, the 1983 action movie Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi playing Chewbacca and the 1980 action release Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back cast as Chewbacca.
His most commercially successful project to date has been the 1977 action film Star Wars, which brought in $461,000,000 at the box office.
Peter has stayed out of the media limelight, having been featured on the cover of at least two magazines and interviewed in over two publications.