But now, the fanfare surrounding the Porgs from Star Wars: The Last Jedi has taken the wind out of poor BB-8's sails. The result, as you'll see in this video from The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, is that he's not taking it very well.
The latest look at the life and times of BB-8 suggests that not all is well in the wake of the Porgs, who have gotten plenty of media attention. Not only is he sad and lonely looking, but this new sketch suggests he's a drinker now, too. Oh BB-8, buddy, how did we get here? It seems like only yesterday that you were taking the attention away from the fact that R2-D2 was missing in action for most of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. You rolled down corridors and into all of our imaginations, and dare we say it, you taught the universe to hope again.Read more at HollywoodReporter