Episode: "R2 Come Home"
Series: Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Season 2, Episode 21
Original Air Date: April 24, 2010
Gotta say, this episode didn't do much for me. I appreciate the effort to develop the Boba Fett story but somehow this one failed to grab me. As I said from time to time in my Star Trek posts, boring is an unforgivable sin in science fiction. The Clone Wars usually steers well clear of dull but this one trended too far in that direction.
The leader of Boba's bounty hunter band is Aurra Sing, a character first introduced in The Phantom Menace. In the film, she was portrayed by Michonne Bourriage. Despite her minor role in the movie, she became a popular character in the Expanded Universe. After Jango Fett's death, Sing took on the responsibility for training Boba.
After recovering, King got into acting. She has had major roles in such films as Pearl Harbor, Bullet Proof Monk and Sin City. She and husband Kyle Newman have two sons. Taylor Swift is the godmother of their second child, Leo.
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