If you ever had the pleasure of seeing Carrie Fisher at a convention, you probably saw her faithful companion Gary, more formally known as Gary Fisher, sitting faithfully by her side. Little Gary was always in the company of his best friend, giant tongue hanging out the side of his mouth with such dopey merriment. Gary never caused a fuss when he was on stage; when he appeared alongside Fisher on
Fantha Tracks noticed one of the background characters in a Canto Bight photo of Rose and Finn was holding a creature that looks like an alien dog—specifically like a French bulldog with sweet, buggy eyes. They asked
He’s slightly less cute than Gary, but those are difficult standards to meet. This li’l alien has the wrinkles and the face, and I hope, the tongue. What if, in the background of this scene, the creature sticks out his long tongue to lick something off the counter? I can’t think of a better tribute to Gary, who, in case you’re wondering, has found a new home with Fisher’s assistant. Look at him watching his mom in a trailer for
Will you be keeping your eyes peeled for the alien version of Gary Fisher in Canto Bight? Do you think/hope there will be an action figure? Let us know in the comments.
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