Wedge Antilles

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Wedge Antilles is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise.wikipedia
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Denis Lawson

He is a supporting character portrayed by Denis Lawson in the original Star Wars trilogy.
He is known for his roles as John Jarndyce in the BBC's adaptation of Bleak House, as Gordon Urquhart in the film Local Hero, as DI Steve McAndrew in BBC One's New Tricks, and as Wedge Antilles in the original Star Wars trilogy.

Star Wars (film)

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Wedge first appears in Star Wars during the Rebels' Death Star attack briefing.
Denis Lawson and Garrick Hagon played rebel pilots Wedge Antilles and Biggs Darklighter (Luke's childhood friend), respectively.

Star Wars: X-wing (book series)

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He also appears in the Star Wars expanded universe, most notably as the lead character in most of the X-Wing novels.
Stackpole's contributions cover the adventures of a new Rogue Squadron formed by Wedge Antilles, while Allston's focus on Wraith Squadron, another creation of Antilles'.

The Empire Strikes Back

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Lawson also portrays Antilles in The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.
Denis Lawson reprises his role as Wedge Antilles from the first film.

Return of the Jedi

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Lawson also portrays Antilles in The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.
While the Rebel fleet destroys the Super Star Destroyer Executor, Lando, and X-wing fighter pilot Wedge Antilles destroy its main reactor.

Rogue One

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David Ankrum reprises his role as the voice of Wedge in Rogue One. Coincidentally, Denis Lawson is the maternal uncle of Ewan McGregor, who played Obi-Wan Kenobi in the prequel trilogy.
David Ankrum, who voiced Wedge Antilles in A New Hope, reprises his role in a vocal cameo.

Death Star

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Wedge first appears in Star Wars during the Rebels' Death Star attack briefing. Wedge is notable for being the only Rebel pilot to have survived both attack runs on the Death Stars at the battles of Yavin and Endor.
Rebel pilots Wedge Antilles and Lando Calrissian flew into the reactor core, with Antilles in his X-wing first taking out the power regulator with proton torpedoes, and Calrissian in the Millennium Falcon (co-piloted by Nien Nunb) striking the main reactor with concussion missiles, setting off a chain reaction that destroyed the battle station.

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David Ankrum reprises his role as the voice of Wedge in Rogue One. Coincidentally, Denis Lawson is the maternal uncle of Ewan McGregor, who played Obi-Wan Kenobi in the prequel trilogy.
His uncle, Denis Lawson, had played Wedge Antilles in the original trilogy.

Rogue Squadron

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Antilles founded Rogue Squadron with his friend Luke Skywalker.
This appearance features many notable pilots, including Biggs Darklighter ("Red Three"), Jek Porkins ("Red Six"), Wedge Antilles ("Red Two"), and Luke Skywalker ("Red Five").

Luke Skywalker

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Antilles founded Rogue Squadron with his friend Luke Skywalker.
In the novel The Truce at Bakura, set one day after the battle of Endor, Luke and his friend Wedge Antilles recover a message droid from the titular planet, which was being invaded by the Ssi-Ruuk.

Star Wars: Aftermath: Empire's End

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Wedge is featured in the Star Wars: Aftermath trilogy by Chuck Wendig, consisting of the novels Aftermath (2015), Life Debt (2016), and Empire's End (2017).
The Aftermath series features the characters Wedge Antilles, an X-wing fighter pilot from the original Star Wars film trilogy, and Imperial Admiral Rae Sloane, introduced as a captain in John Jackson Miller's 2014 novel A New Dawn.

Star Wars: Aftermath: Life Debt

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Wedge is featured in the Star Wars: Aftermath trilogy by Chuck Wendig, consisting of the novels Aftermath (2015), Life Debt (2016), and Empire's End (2017).
The Aftermath series features the characters Wedge Antilles, an X-wing fighter pilot from the original Star Wars film trilogy, and Imperial Admiral Rae Sloane, introduced as a captain in John Jackson Miller's 2014 novel A New Dawn.

Star Wars: Aftermath

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Wedge is featured in the Star Wars: Aftermath trilogy by Chuck Wendig, consisting of the novels Aftermath (2015), Life Debt (2016), and Empire's End (2017).
The Aftermath series features the characters Wedge Antilles, an X-wing fighter pilot from the original Star Wars film trilogy, and Imperial Admiral Rae Sloane, introduced as a captain in John Jackson Miller's 2014 novel A New Dawn.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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Wedge does not appear in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Denis Lawson, who played Wedge Antilles in the original trilogy, declined to reprise his role, saying it would have "bored" him.

List of Star Wars Rebels characters

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The episode establishes Wedge's canon backstory as an Imperial TIE fighter pilot who with the help of Sabine Wren defected from the Empire, and joined the Rebel Alliance.
The episode "The Antilles Extraction" reveals she was the one who helped pilot Wedge Antilles defect from the Empire and join the Rebellion.

Rebel Alliance

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He piloted a freighter before joining the Rebel Alliance as a starfighter pilot.
At the time of the Battle of Endor, its chief commanders were: Gial Ackbar serving as Admiral of the Alliance Starfleet; Jan Dodonna serving as General of the Alliance Grand Army; Crix Madine serving as General of Alliance Pathfinders; and Wedge Antilles serving as Marshal of the Alliance Starfighter Corps.

Star Wars: Lost Stars

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Wedge makes a brief appearance in Claudia Gray's 2015 novel Star Wars: Lost Stars, in which he recruits Thane Kyrell, one of the novel's protagonists, into the Rebel Alliance.

Galactic Empire (Star Wars)

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He flies a snowspeeder against the Empire's AT-AT ground assault with Wes Janson as his harpoon gunner.
She nearly succeeds in taking over the galaxy, but is foiled by New Republic pilots Wedge Antilles and Lando Calrissian in the final entry, Champions of the Force.

Star Wars: Rogue Squadron (series)

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Wedge is one of two main player characters in the Rogue Squadron video game series (Luke Skywalker is the other), and Wedge appears as a minor character in Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy, helping the player during one mission.
The series deals with the Rebel Alliance unit, Rogue Squadron, who under the command of Luke Skywalker and Wedge Antilles use starfighters to engage and defeat the Galactic Empire.

Star Wars: Rogue Squadron II – Rogue Leader

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The player controls either Luke Skywalker or Wedge Antilles.

Nathan Kress

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In the television series Star Wars Rebels, Wedge is voiced by Nathan Kress.

Star Wars: Resistance Reborn

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The two appear in the 2019 novel Star Wars: Resistance Reborn where they join a Resistance mission to save some political prisoners on Corellia.
Snap Wexley and his mate Karé Kun reach Akiva where they visit the farm of Wedge Antilles and Norra Wexley, hoping to get them to join the Resistance.

Star Wars Rogue Squadron III: Rebel Strike

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The game follows the Rogue Squadron, which, under the command of Luke Skywalker and Wedge Antilles, uses starfighters to engage and defeat the Galactic Empire.

Wraith Squadron

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Wedge Antilles, fresh back from the Bacta War on Thyferra, decides to make a new fighter squadron/commando team.