'Star Wars': Kylo Ren's pop-culture ancestors

December 20, 2015 12:22 AM

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This post contains spoilers about Star Wars: The Force Awakens. If you haven't seen the movie, stop reading now if you know what's good for you.

Born Ben (presumably after Obi-Wan Kenobi), the son of Princess Leia and Han Solo once trained with Uncle Luke Skywalker, but he's long since broken bad by the time we meet him. Rechristened Kylo Ren, he keeps the smoldered remains of Grandpa Darth Vader's helmet in his room and talks to it. "I'll f...

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