Obi-Wan Kenobi

Real Name: Obi-Wan Kenobi

Identity/Class: Human able to manipulate the Force

Occupation: Jedi Knight

Affiliations: The Jedi Knights, Qui Gonn Jin (mentor); Anakin Skywalker (student - Padawan); Yoda; Mace Windu; Luke Skywalker (student)

Enemies: Darth Maul, Darth Vader, Emperor Palpatine, Count Dooku, the Empire

Known Relatives: Owen (brother, deceased)

Aliases: Ben Kenobi

Base of Operations: (originally, during the time of the Republic) Coruscant; (during the reign of the Empire) Tatooine

First Appearance: Star Wars (1977)

Powers/Abilities: Obi-Wan has trained himself to a level of almost superhuman fitness. Superhumanly agile, he is able to hold breath for several minutes and run at superhuman speeds for brief periods. By tapping into the Force he can perform feats of telekinesis, influence weaker minds, and sense living beings. He is an exceptional pilot, engineer and lightsaber master. After his physical death his spirit joined with the Force, remaining able to communicate with the living, such as his apprentice Luke Skywalker, and appear as a glowing "ghost."


Comments: Played by Sir Alec Guiness in the original three movies, and by Ewan McGregor in the three prequels.


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