Who Is Chewbacca Mom? The viral video of a mother who donned a Chewbacca mask has led her to become a lovely joy spreader.
Who Is Chewbacca Mom?
Candace Payne, a mother from Texas said she was at Kohl’s department store last Thursday in search of a pair of yoga pants when she saw a Chewbacca mask that immediately interested her.
“I don’t think my kids need that, I think I need that,” she remembered saying to herself while in the department store.
Now dubbed as Chewbacca Mom, Candace Payne initially went live on Facebook while she was in her car, which showed her laughing while wearing the Star War’s creature’s face. She said that the Chewbacca mask seemed to be calling her while she made a few stops for her outing that day.
Little did she know that not only her family and close friends will be able to see it as it trended with more 137 million viewers who reached the video, NY Post said.
Chewbacca Mom meanwhile said that people need a good laugh at times.
The mother-of-two said that more than having her viral video, which gained her popularity. Chewbacca Mom said that her experience led her to “being able to share joy with people.”
Chewbacca Mom had earlier received more Chewbacca masks for her two kids and husband, as well as other Star Wars toys and $2,500 in gift cards.
For her appearance in “Good Morning America,” Chewbacca Mom also received more sets of toys and $2,500 gift certificate.
Chewbacca Mom Video
Here is the hilarious video! Warning: Her laugh is truly infectious.