Darth Vader Runs For Ukrainian Parliament
Super famous Star Wars villain Darth Vader is running for Ukrainian Parliament under the Internet Party of Ukraine nomination, along with other characters from the movie series, including Chewbacca.
According to Mashable, Darth already tried to run for Odessa mayor in 2013 as well as for the Ukrainian presidential elections in May. Unfortunately, he was unable to register as a candidate in either elections.
However, this time, the Internet party of Ukraine announced that they have 17 candidates for the early Ukrainian elections that are to be held in Verkhovna Rada, including director of “Dark Side of the Force” Darth Vader, the director of “Palpatine finance group” Emperor Palpatine , the chief engineer of the Institute of Engineering Thermophysics, NAS of Ukraine Stepan Chewbacca, unemployed Padme Amidala and director of “Saymens LTD” Master iodine, according to International Business Times.
Interestingly enough, this is not the only Darth Vader to run for the elections. There are, in fact, 16 Darth Vaders, seven of which represent the Internet party of Ukraine.