Star Trek icon William Shatner is showing his puckish side with some tweets trolling fans who are still geeking out over last night’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer debut.
It starts with Shatner sharing a version of the Star Wars: The Last Jedi poster that has all of the core cast members replace with
“I think Star Wars has officially jumped the shark,” Shatner Tweeted. “Wasn’t [Mark Hamill] supposed to be in this movie?”
I think @starwars has officially jumped the shark. 😳🙄 Wasn’t @HamillHimself supposed to be in this movie? 🤔 pic.twitter.com/HFiA56hlS3— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) October 10, 2017
Shatner didn’t stop their though. He went out to refer to Porgs as “the other white meat” and to prop up that old argument about Rey being a Mary Sue.
Porgs: the other white meat. #Tasteslikechicken 🐔 😉— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) October 10, 2017
Mary Sue? How tropish! https://t.co/BkiKfDnm4t— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) October 10, 2017
Hamill responded to Shatner in kind.
“I think William Shatner has officially jumped the snark,” Hamill tweeted back. “You've got your BORGS, Bill- I've got my PORGS, OK? #TheFarceIsStrongInShatner”
I think @WilliamShatner has officially jumped the snark.😜😇 You've got your BORGS, Bill- I've got my PORGS, OK? 😎 #TheFarceIsStrongInShatner https://t.co/W28T3sixr3— @HamillHimself (@HamillHimself) October 10, 2017
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens in theaters on December 15, 2017. It will be followed by Star Wars: Episode IX on December 20, 2019. The still-untitled Star Wars standalone movie about Han Solo is scheduled for theatrical release on May 25, 2019.