Darth Vader

Darth Vader is a fictional character from the ‘Star Wars franchise’, and serves as both the main antagonist of the original trilogy and a key protagonist in the prequel trilogy. Originally a Jedi with the potential to restore balance to the Force, Anakin Skywalker is ultimately seduced by Chancellor Palpatine and becomes the Sith Lord known as Darth Vader. Following a fierce lightsaber duel with Obi-Wan Kenobi, Vader sustains severe injuries and undergoes a transformation into a cyborg.