Josh Gad: Olaf Recaps Star Wars
Olaf and Josh Gad to the rescue….
Let’s face it. We could all use some cheering up. The pandemic, the election, the layoffs, Disneyland, etc.
What hero could come to the rescue? Which mighty being has the wherewithal to save us from our doldrums? Olaf, of course. Or at least the voice of Olaf in the guise of one of our favorites: Josh Gad.
And, in true Star Wars Rebellion style, Gad is fighting for the Republic.
Holy cow!!! 10,000 of you shared my #GetOutTheVote message and in return, as promised here is “Olaf Recaps Star Wars: The Prequels PART 1.” To see the WHOLE video click the link below! https://t.co/MMiiYeKvce pic.twitter.com/QJVn4fEsCs
— Josh Gad (@joshgad) October 27, 2020
“Holy cow!!! 10,000 of you shared my #GetOutTheVote message and in return, as promised here is ‘Olaf Recaps Star Wars: The Prequels PART 1’.” he wrote on Twitter, adding on Instagram: “Thank you all for watching and more importantly for VOTING!”
Of course, this is not the first time that Gad, in the voice of Olaf, has recapped a major film franchise.
In Frozen 2, our favorite loquacious snowman recapped all of the first hit movie, Frozen:
And then, in a post-credit scene, our babbling bulbous snow boy, did it again:
Meanwhile, we all know Josh Gad is a big, big Star Wars fan.
Last year, he and some friends “grilled” Daisy Ridley (Rey in the Star Wars Sequel Trilogy) about her character’s paternity.
Finally, though I have to point out the best quote from the bit starting with the phrase trade negotiations:
“Let’s just say it doesn’t go well. But thank goodness for them – Master Qui-Gon and Young hot Obi-Wan — soon to be midlife but still hot Obi-Wan in Disney Plus’ limited series spinoff — have the ear of the seemingly good and not at all familiar man who’s named Palpatine….”