Tatooine (/ˌtætuˈn/) is a fictional desert planet that appears in the Star Wars space-opera franchise. It is a beige-colored, desolate world orbiting a pair of binary stars, and inhabited by human settlers and a variety of other life forms. The planet was first seen in the original 1977 film Star Wars, and has to date featured in a total of six Star Wars theatrical films.

Star Wars location
The planet Tatooine, as seen in Star Wars (1997 special edition)
First appearance
Last appearanceThe Mandalorian (2020)
Created byGeorge Lucas
GenreScience fiction
TypeDesert planet

It is the home planet of the protagonist of the Star Wars Trilogy, Luke Skywalker, and also of his father, Anakin Skywalker. Shots of the binary sunset over the Tatooine desert are considered to be an iconic image of the film series.[1][2]