- "I've been tryin' to override the autopilot—but it's tougher'n it looks!"
- ―Hurm, to Starmer
Hurm, along with Starmer and two other men infiltrated an ark starship (designated to carry farm animals to terraformed worlds) with the intention of taking over the ship to transport the animals to Hurm's homeworld, which had petitioned the Galactic Republic months earlier for the receival of farm creatures as well, but got no reply.
Unbeknownst to them, the ship was being manned by Jedi Padawan Ahsoka Tano, who effectively foiled their plans and imprisoned them. Upon the arrival on one of the terraformed worlds, Tano instead of arresting them, gave them newborn animals for them to breed and take back to their home planet.
Personality and traitsEdit
- Hurm: "I still think this ain't right, Starmer! If we need farm animals for our planet, why stow away? Then we're criminals! Why not just ask the Republic for 'em?"
- Starmer: "We did petition the Republic—months ago, remember? And we're still waiting! But once we take over the ship, we can—"
- ―Hurm and Starmer, shortly before Ahsoka Tano uncovers them[src]
Hurm had a careful nature and was initially reluctant to engage in a fight with Ahsoka, preferring a legal way to resolve their planet's farm animal shortage.