All spoilers regarding the Prequel Trilogy, the Original Trilogy, and The Clone Wars are unmarked. Examples relating to Disney's EU and the new movies can be spoiler-tagged if deemed necessary.
Characters in the Star Wars franchise and its new Expanded Universe are sorted according to their main allegiance within the canon films, animated series, novels, short stories, video games, and comics. All canon appearances of these characters will be listed at the top of their profile.For the characters introduced in the movies that are also prominently included in Star Wars Legends, see here. For information on characters that exclusively appeared or debuted in the Legends setting, go here.
The Rebel Alliance, New Republic, and Resistance
- Rebel Alliance and New Republicnote
- Rebel Cellsnote
- The Resistancenote
The Galactic Empire and First Order
- Galactic Empirenote
- The First Ordernote
The Jedi Order
The Galactic Republic
The Galactic Fringe
Planets and Races
- Planets and Racesnote