According to The Hollywood Reporter, Daft Punk, are not going to be wearing their distinctive silver and gold-colored helmets at the upcoming Grammy Awards Ceremony tomorrow… Instead they will be wearing stormtrooper helmets from the Star Wars films. The helmets are said to be authentic and from saga’s fifth episode “The Empire Strikes Back”.
Star Wars official Twitter account, posted a tweet confirming the spontaneous report:
— Star Wars (@starwars) January 25, 2014
As ever with a Daft Punk rumour we’re taking it with a pinch of salt… But this won’t be the first run in Daft Punk have had with the Star Wars saga. Here’s an Adidas commersial from 2010, remaking a scene from Star Wars, featuring Daft Punk.
Watch the Grammy Awards live on Sunday, January 26th at 8/7c on CBS.