Bossk

  • Appeared in:
    I
    II
    III
    IV
    V
    VI
    CW
  • Homeworld:
    Trandosha
  • Species:
    Trandoshan
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Size:
    1.9 meters
  • Weapon:
    Blaster Rifle, grenade launcher, flamethrower
  • Vehicle:
    Hound's Tooth
  • Affiliation:
    Bounty Hunter

From the Movies

"Bounty hunters. We don't need that scum," was a sentiment quietly expressed by Admiral Piett when Lord Vader recruited a group of six elite hunters to track down the Millennium Falcon.

Piett thought he was out of earshot, but the disparagement was still heard by Bossk, a towering reptilian humanoid and skilled predator. Though Boba Fett ultimately bested the other hunters and collected Han Solo's bounty, Bossk is nonetheless a fearsome and heavily armed tracker.

From the Expanded Universe

Behind the Scenes

The original script called for Bossk to be a "slimy, tentacled monster with two huge, bloodshot eyes in a soft baggy face." His final design featured a flight suit that can be glimpsed in the cantina sequence of A New Hope. Production photos prove that Bossk was present in Jabba's palace and sail barge during Return of the Jedi, though he is very difficult to spot in the film.



Keywords: Databank - Episode V, Databank - Episode VI, Databank - Expanded Universe

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