The main protagonist of the STAR WARS saga. He was known as 'THE CHOSEN ONE', one who would bring balance to the force. Unfortunately, due to his wreckless behavior and loss of loved ones, he was seduced by the dark side of the force lured by the evil Emperor Palpatine. From that he was given the Sith name DARTH VADER, whom he killed many Jedi Knights under the aid of Order 66 and transformed the Galactic Republic into the Galactic Empire. He was responsible for the construction of both Death Stars and was successfully redeemed by his son, Luke Skywalker.
Anakin Skywalker: I'm not the Jedi I should be, I want more...but I know I shouldn't.
Emperor Palpatine: The force is strong with you, a powerful Sith you will become. Henceforth, you shall be known as Darth...Vader.
Obi-Wan: You were the Chosen One! It was said you would bring balance to the force, not leave it in darkness!
The son of Anakin and Padmé Skywalker, also the brother of Leia Organa.
Born in 19 BBY, Obi-Wan's apprentice Anakin Skywalker had betrayed and eliminated every single Jedi under the new establishment of the Galactic Empire, along with his master Emperor Palpatine. After so many years being watched over by Obi-Wan, he decides its finally time for Luke to do his part in destroying the dominant Sith.
Throughout 0 BBY - 4 ABY, Luke Skywalker has played a major role in being the hero of the Rebel Alliance after the destruction of the first DEATH STAR. He was also trained furthermore about the ways of the force from Jedi Master Yoda and helped to restore peace and justice back to the galaxy by redeeming his father, Anakin.
Obi-Wan: Remember, the force will be with you...always.
Darth Vader: Obi-Wan never told you what happened to your father.
Luke Skywalker: He told me enough! He told me you killed him.
Darth Vader: No Luke, I am your father.