Star Wars‘ cutest droid.
R2-D2 (Artoo-Detoo) is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise.
R2-D2 is first appearing in the Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope(1977).
He has appeared in most Star Wars films to date.
In A New Hope, R2-D2 and C-3PO are both introduced on board the Tantive IV, space ship, along with Princess Leia of Alderaan, when they are being pursued upon by Darth Vader aboard an Imperial Star Destroyer.
Leia inserts into R2-D2 an information disc containing the plans for the Death Star battle station and encodes a distress message on the droid’s holographic projector.
The droids then escape in a pod that crashes on Tatooine near Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi’s desert abode. And the long story begins…