No-Name Actor Lies About Being \’TR8R\’ on Social Media

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tr8rOne of the biggest memes from The Force Awakens is easily “TR8R”, centered around the riot control Stormtrooper who fights Finn on Takodana.

Due to the popularity of “TR8R”, a no-name “actor” took to social media and began claiming himself to be the fan-favorite Stormtrooper:

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He tried to pawn this fake fame into people sending him free stuff:
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While boosting his follower count on Twitter:
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Someone obviously called him on it as he admitted he was lying and taking credit for the work of a Chinese stuntmaster named Liang:
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Star Wars fans familiar with the making of The Force Awakens knew the skinny kid was lying, as prior to release a French behind the scenes video showed Liang rehearsing the fight with John Boyega:
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FURIOUSFANBOYS Writer
FURIOUSFANBOYS Writer