Ian McDiarmid Discusses How Order 66 Was Toned Down for ‘Revenge of the Sith’

Whilst at the FanX convention in Salt Lake City this past weekend, Palpatine actor Ian McDiarmid, spoke about the Order 66 sequence in Revenge of the Sith and how it could’ve been much darker….

“I think it was a little more gruesome than you ended up seeing, you know. A lot of young potential Jedi ended up on the cutting room floor.”

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