Costume designer John Mollo, who won an Oscar for A New Hope, has died at age 86. He also worked on The Empire Strikes Back, Alien, and co-won a second Oscar for Gandhi.
For a closer look at his work on the original trilogy, check out the book Star Wars Costumes: The Original Trilogy. There’s an interview with Mollo by author Brandon Alinger on StarWars.com.
And as @TomSpinaDesigns will tell you, our obsession with the Mos Eisley cantina wouldn't be what it is without this Mollo sketch. pic.twitter.com/A1J9KvEmCD
— Diablo Hellalgo (@pablohidalgo) October 28, 2017