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Disney fanartist turns male ‘Star Wars’ characters into sexy pin-up girls

These are definitely the droids you're looking for.


Aja Romano


Posted on Jan 31, 2016   Updated on May 27, 2021, 7:09 am CDT

Disney fanartist Andrew Tarusov is currently turning heads due to his eye-catching reconceptualization of famous Disney films as if they had been directed and designed by Tim Burton instead:

The full fanart collection is definitely worth checking out. But we only had to look a bit further in Tarusov’s portfolio to find the project that really grabbed our attention: a series of genderbent Star Wars fanart that imagines male Star Wars characters as pin-up models.

The artist draws pin-up girls professionally and went viral last year for a more straightforward series of Disney heroines drawn in the style of vintage models. He’s also drawn Marvel, DC, and Game of Thrones characters as pin-up models, including some of the male characters.

But we think the genderbent Star Wars series is by far the most interesting artistic statement we’ve seen him make:

If you prefer your erotic Star Wars fanart more traditionally gendered, however, there’s something for you, too:

And one mildly NSFW image of Rey rocking some epic side boob:

You can follow Tarusov on Instagram, Tumblr, or Facebook.


Illustration by Andrew Tarusov/Tumblr (Remix by Aja Romano)

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*First Published: Jan 31, 2016, 6:42 pm CST