PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Candace Payne, better known as “Chewbacca Mom,” recently paid a to visit Hasbro Headquarters in Pawtucket on Friday morning.
Payne became famous after a video of herself laughing while wearing a Hasbro-made Chewbacca mask went viral. (See the video below)
During her visit, the Hasbro crew gave Payne her very own customized Chewbacca figurine, complete with a mask that detaches and reveals her face.
The company says it made the toy for Candace as a way of showing appreciation of her falling in love with their Chewbacca mask.
Payne’s visit is documented on a Facebook live video she posted to her Facebook account.