North Central Florida Treasures: Life size Yoda
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - This week on North Central Florida Treasures Art Adkins gives us a detailed history of one of cinemas most famous characters, Yoda.
The famous Star Wars character who made their debut in 1980 in " Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back " as the jedi master to help young Luke Skywalker. Voiced by Frank Oz, Yoda’s facial features were based on the makeup designer Stuart Freeborn’s features as well as Albert Einstein eyes.
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This life size model stands 27 inches tall, and is based on the depiction of Yoda from the 2005 ″ Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith " movie. Pepsi partnered with Star Wars to create these figurines, only 2,500 were ever made.
In a retail setting would range from $1,200 - $2,000, Life size Yoda this weeks North Central Florida Treasures.
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