Gungans no dyin’ withouta fight. Wesa warriors. Wesa got a grand army. That’s why you no likin’ us, mesa thinks.
– Jar Jar Binks, The Phantom Menace
Today we celebrate Ahmed Best at his 43rd birthday (born 1973)
Ahmed Best was born in New York, USA and played Jar Jar Binks in The Phantom Menace, Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith. He also played Achk Med-Beq in Attack of the Clones. Read more about him and what he is up to on his own webste.
Jar Jar Binks is the Gungan from Nabbo who become a representative for his people in the galactic senate.
Achk Med-Beq is a human male patron in the Outlander Club at Coruscant. He is seen conversing with Twi’leks when Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker showed up in the club.