Liam Neeson played Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace and he’s revealed he’s proud of the movie.
You know what, I don’t hate The Phantom Menace.
I know that might not be a thing you admit in public, but I thought it was quite fun as a kid, and I still like it today.
There are so many issues with it, but I like the podracing scene and I like Liam Neeson as Qui-Gon Jinn.
It seems as though he’s proud of his performance in that movie too, as he should be.
Liam Neeson was perfect for the role and his performance and death will live on in cinema history.
In a recent interview with Andy Cohen (via ComicBook.com), the Irish actor revealed that he’s proud of the movie.
Liam Neeson should be proud of being in Star Wars
Here’s what Liam Neeson said about The Phantom Menace:
I know a lot of fans and critics didn’t like it. I’m proud of it.
I love that fact that he’s fond and proud of the movie.
Qui-Gon Jinn is an important part of Star Wars lore.
His death might have come a bit too early, yet it was memorable and is an important part of Obi-Wan Kenobi’s backstory.
What do you make of this news?
Do you think Liam Neeson is right to be proud of Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace?
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