10 Background Important Star Wars Characters

Star Wars background characters

The Star Wars series is beloved for the size of its ever-expanding galaxy of characters. Stretching hundreds of thousands of years, the Star Wars universe is full of strange, mythical, and imagination capturing characters. Apart from the leads of these stories, part of the appeal of the series is its giant library of fascinating background characters.

Just in the foregrounds of each scene are tons of characters that could probably hold trilogies of their own. Thanks to the imaginative designs and the success of Star Wars merchandise marketing, a character that appears for no more than a second could get an entire backstory. Looking back on the franchise, here are the ten best.