Here’s a fun fact: did you know that Ben Schwartz, the actor who voices BB-8 in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, is the same person who plays Jean-Ralphio in Parks and Recreation?
OK, it’s unlikely there’s a huge crossover between fans of the world’s biggest sci-fi franchise and viewers of Amy Poehler’s political sitcom, but for those of us out there, here’s the mash-up we didn’t even know we needed…
Because while BB-8 is an adorable squeaky droid who stole the hearts of millions of cinema-goers, Jean-Ralphio ranks among the most annoying characters in television history. Together they’re a match made in comedy heaven. Your eyes are about to piss tears of laughter.
Take this scene on Jakku from TFA where BB-8 convinces Rey to adopt him with a series of lovable beeps and boops. What happens when Jean-Ralphio is dubbed over the top? Any fans of Parks and Rec can probably guess…
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