3 January 2014 5:14 PM, PST | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

According to several reports, a spin-off movie from Disney's upocoming "Star Wars" feature, will focus on one of the most popular characters in the Lucasfilm universe.

'Boba Fett', a 'Mandolorian' bounty hunter would be the focus of the spin-off, directed by Jon Schnepp and scripted by Lawrence Kasdan, who co-created the character.

As a bounty hunter hired by 'Darth Vader', in "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back" and "Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi", the film "Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones" established his origin as a 'clone' of bounty hunter 'Jango Fett', then raised as his son.

The character is primarily played by actor Jeremy Bulloch in "The Empire Strikes Back" and "Return of the Jedi", cast foir the role because the costume happened to fit "as if a Savile Row tailor had come out and made it..."

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