A potentially controversial character, as his appearance in the 1997 re-edited version of A New Hope was at the expense of another character who got edited out!
Melas dresses well, attired in red robes and a turban and loves to smoke his pipe.
Exiled from his home planet, he found his own way in life and took to travelling the galaxy, exploring fascinating new worlds.
Character cool factor: 8
Most likely to: smoke
Least likely to: stay at home