Original Boba Fett actor Jeremy Bulloch dies at age 75

Jeremy Bulloch, first played by Boba Fett

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Jeremy Bulloch, the actor who first appeared bounty hunter Boba Fett in the first trilogy “Star Wars” (1977-1983), died on Thursday (December 17) at the age of 75.

The news was first confirmed by the Bulloch family on his private Facebook page, by Deadline, and on an Instagram public post by Daniel Logan – the now 33 – year – old actor who portrayed Fett in the prequel “Star Wars: Episode II: Attack of the Clones” (2002). Bulloch is said to have died of Parkinson’s disease complications.