Star Wars Butthead Alien Bust Revealed
Do you recognize this?
Here’s a hint. This is also a part of it.
Yes, you’re right, it’s the head and mouth of one of those alien musicians in the Mos Eisley Cantina in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. His name is Figrin D’an, because every last character in the Star Wars universe has a name and backstory. According to Wookieepedia, he’s the Bith leader of the band Modal Nodes. A Jizz (yes, Jizz) musician, Figrin plays a Kloo horn. Fascinating.
By the way, if you don’t remember what he looks like, here he is:
Still don’t remember? Perhaps the whole band will refresh your memory.
Why are we magnifying his head and mouth after all these years? Because Sideshow Collectibles is producing a life-size bust of this character, for an affordable price of $499.99. And something this size highlights his best assets like no other product ever made.
Don’t have $500 for this? Never fear, there’s also a $99 doll coming out.
(It does not come with the apple).
As we all know, Sideshow Collectibles comes out with the best stuff. However, Gentle Giant, a Sideshow pretender, has already produced some items.
Or, for less money, get the entire band.
Or, just get the the entire collection of action figures.
Last but not least, the classic scene: