During our conversation with the Prequels Stunt Coordinator Nick Gillard, he let us in on a little behind the scenes nugget that didn’t make it into Revenge of the Sith. Check it out.

So apparently, in Gillard and the stunt team’s mind, Anakin was much more violent in the lead-up to his final battle with Obi-Wan. A choke and a slam against a ship for Padme would have definitely been a bit more damaging than what we see in the final cut. But, as Gillard put it, that’s why you have people there to approve ideas before they make it on screen!

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If you are looking for info on the old EU, video game universe, or straight up canon Star Wars, Nick is the guy to go to. He rocks his Jedi and Sith tattoos proudly and is always down for a discussion about who the strongest force user is in the galaxy.