11 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know About Darth Vader


Darth Vader is one of the most iconic villains ever made. Even in the Star Wars Universe, Vader’s mystique is so great that the Big Bad in “The Force Awakens” is a Vader fanboy. Here are 11 factoids you may not know about this Sith Lord.

1Meet the Man Under the Helmet

In the Original Trilogy, it took no less than four actors to bring Vader to life. David Prowse wore the suit in most scenes, but stuntman Bob Anderson took over during many of the lightsaber sequences. James Earl Jones provided Vader’s distinctive voice and Sebastian Shaw played the unmasked Anakin Skywalker in the climax of “Return of the Jedi.”