Bryan Ono, Legendary Star Wars replicas creator and EFX Collectibles founder has died – Death

Bryan Ono Death

Bryan Ono Death – Bryan Ono of EFX Collectibles and also one of the stars of the Star Wars replicas community has died. It is reported that Ono had been in the replica business for decades before becoming known in the Star Wars fandom in 2001 after joining Master Replicas. Star Wars is an American epic space-opera multimedia franchise created by George Lucas, which began with the eponymous 1977 film and quickly became a worldwide pop-culture phenomenon.

The franchise has been expanded into various films and other media, including television series, video games, novels, comic books, theme park attractions, and themed areas, comprising an all-encompassing fictional universe. In 2020, its total value was estimated at US$70 billion, and it is currently the fifth-highest-grossing media franchise of all time. He later became an official licensor of Lucasfilm replicas for Star Wars.

Ono left Master Replicas to start his own company in 2007. Reports disclosed that Ono founded the EFX Collectibles (alongside Larry Leung and Barry Jones), and the Star Wars replica license soon followed. As CEO/President of EFX, Ono became known as a hyper-detailed manufacturer with an eye towards quality, and also a massive Star Wars fan.

News outlets reported that at a young age, Ono proudly boast of seeing the original film 38 times in theaters, but did make up for it with opening night visits for Empire Strikes Back and The Return of the Jedi. Recently, Ono was spotted at Comic-Con International: San Diego with EFX, debuting a fully animatronic Grogu. Ono was a major figure in the Star Wars hobbyist community, getting asked throughout the convention to take photos with fans.

Circumstances surrounding the death of Bryan Ono was not released to the public at the time of this publication.

Bryan Ono Obituary and funeral arrangements will be released to the public by the family.

 

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