‘Star Wars’ Public sale Stormtrooper Helmets Up for Grabs To Assist NorCal Fireplace Victims
A couple of enjoyable ‘Star Wars‘ props from the final 2 franchise movies are on the public sale block, and are anticipated to fetch hundreds for a great trigger — serving to victims of final yr’s fires in California’s wine nation.
Lucasfilm donated 2 screen-used First Order Stormtrooper helmets — one from ‘The Pressure Awakens’ signed by director J.J. Abrams and firm president Kathleen Kennedy … and the opposite from ‘The Final Jedi’ signed by director Rian Johnson — to boost the cash.
There’s additionally a mannequin porg from ‘The Final Jedi’ — one among simply 5 ever made — signed by Johnson, Kennedy and creature designer Neal Scanlan. All three auctions opened final week with a beginning bid of $1,000 … however the helmets have already got bids positioned for over $4k.
Proceeds from the public sale will go to Tipping Level’s Emergency Fireplace Aid Fund, which helps low earnings communities affected by the fires within the Napa and Sonoma Valley areas.
Bidding on-line at ifonly.com ends March 2.