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Hasbro Creates Custom Chewbacca Mom Action Figure

Candace Payne's video of her laughing while wearing Hasbro's toy Chewbacca mask has gained more than 157 million views on Facebook since she posted it nearly a month ago

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    North Texas "Chewbacca mom" Candace Payne stops by Hasbro's headquarters to receive her own talking action figure. (Published Monday, June 20, 2016)

    Chewbacca Mom has a new toy to play with after Hasbro unveiled a custom action figure bearing her likeness.

    Candace Payne's viral video of her laughing while wearing Hasbro's toy Chewbacca mask has gained more than 157 million views on Facebook since she posted it nearly a month ago.

    She was invited to the toymaker's Rhode Island headquarters last week and presented with an action figure with her head on Chewbacca's body that comes complete with a removable mini Chewbacca mask.

    Entertainment Weekly reported the doll says several of Payne's catchphrases from the Facebook video, including "I am such a happy Chewbacca."

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    Payne has been showered with gifts and has made numerous appearances around the country to discuss the video in recent weeks.