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Peter Mayhew, the actor who played Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' dies at 74

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British-born actor Peter Mayhew, who played Han Solo's furry cohort Chewbacca in five of the "Star Wars" movies, has died at age 74. His family made the announcement on Twitter on Thursday. Eve Johnson reports.

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