Khan Bonfils was an English actor who portrayed Saesee Tiin in Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace (and in Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones via archive footage). He died on January 5, 2015 at 42 after collapsing during rehearsals for a theater production of Dante's Inferno.
- "Launch Pad"—Star Wars Insider 156Khan Bonfils (real name John Bonfils) was Amerasian (Korean mother, African-American father) born in Korea and adopted by Danish parents when he was 4/5 years old. He moved to England in his early 20s. He was not born in 1972 but in 1968, graduating from Espergærd Gymnasium (High School) in 1987 at the age of 19.
Notes and referencesEdit
- ↑ Blundy, Rachel (January 6, 2015). Former Star Wars actor collapses and dies during rehearsal for Dante's Inferno in London. The LA Times. Retrieved on January 7, 2015.
- Khan Bonfils on Wikipedia