Even Mark Hamill can’t get enough of this awesome Star Wars and Sgt Pepper parody

The actor reckons The Beatles mash-up is “INGENIOUS”, and we’d have to agree

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Re-writing some of The Beatles’ most iconic music to tell the story of Star Wars: A New Hope might sound bonkers, but the finished product is genius. Actually, Mark Hamill goes so far as to say it’s “ingenious”.

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The iconic Star Wars actor took to Twitter to say how impressed he was at the efforts of musical parody duo Palette-Swap Ninja.

He tweeted: “Star Wars meets Sgt. Pepper’s? INGENIOUS! I’ll need assistance lifting my jaw from the floor.#TheFabFource”. We think he made up The Fab Fource himself, which we have to say is almost as inspired as this mash-up in the first place!

Anyway, the parody features the entirety of The Beatles album Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Heart’s Club re-written so that the lyrics fit the plot of A New Hope.

For example, the line “I get by with a little help from my friends” becomes Darth Vader singing “You’re a spy with illicit help from your friends”. Clever, huh?

You can listen to all 11 songs right here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NYD3QtyEGGM?list=PL8s6sSjUyaxUk3mCUqiNuJiMNxs9QdthO

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We didn’t think the world was never crying out for a Star Wars and Beatles mash-up, but now it’s in our lives we can’t imagine how we ever lived without it.