A Coruscanti may refer to a person born and raised on Coruscant, or at least claimed permanent residence on the Galactic Capital. It could also be used as a proper adjective to refer to anything related to, coming from, or similar to that on Coruscant. Obi-Wan Kenobi was said to have a Coruscanti accent, as did some Imperial officers.
One of the most controversial politicians in galactic history, Palpatine served as Senator of Naboo prior to his election as Supreme Chancellor of the Galactic Republic. As Darth Sidious, the Dark Lord of the Sith, he engineered the fall of the Old Republic and proclaimed himself Emperor of the Galactic Empire.
Sate Pestage was a close adviser to Emperor Palpatine and ran the Galactic Empire's day to day affairs. He took control of the Empire after Palpatine's death for a short time.
The Praji family was a wealthy and influential family on Coruscant.
Weather it was the Galactic Senate, the Imperial Senate, the New Republic Senate, or the Galactic Alliance Senate, thousands of Senators from all over the galaxy gathered on Coruscant to conduct the business of government.
The Solo family was a combination of Han Solo, hailing from Corellia, and Leia Organa, hailing from Alderaan. But with Leia Organa Solo in the position of Chief of State and the Solo children training to become Jedi, the family made its home on Coruscant.
The Valorum house was a distinguished family that traced its history as far back as the Ruusan Reformation. Many members of the family became influential politicians and several held the office of Supreme Chancellor.
Behind the scenes
The Galactic Basic accent known as "Coruscanti" is similar to a British and Australian accent.
- Darth Maul: Shadow Hunter
- Star Wars: The Clone Wars (TV series)
- Labyrinth of Evil
- Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith novelization
- The Unifying Force