Legendary Muppeteer Frank Oz voiced Yoda and Jim Henson oversaw his creation, but he was built by a member of Lucasfilm. So not Kermit's great cousin!
5. Justing Timberlake almost had a cameo in Attack of the Clones at the request of George Lucas' daughter. His band, 'N Sync were filmed and edited OUT of the final cut.
6. Another Yoda fact, the number of toes he has changes depdning on the film! It may be either three or four toes...
7. Even though female fighter pilots were in the original screenplay, they were removed from the final cut.
a story development session for Return of the Jedi, George Lucas toyed with the idea that after Luke removes dying Vader's helmet, he puts it on, proclaims "Now I am Vader" and turns to the dark side.