Boss Sawyer
Boss Sawyer
Known aliases: Unknown
Location: Texas
Known relatives:
Grandpa Sawyer - (father)
Drayton Sawyer - (brother)
Verna Sawyer-Carson - (sister)
Bear Sawyer - (brother)
Nubbins Sawyer - (nephew)
Loretta Sawyer - (niece)
Leatherface - (nephew)
Heather Miller - (great-niece)
Status: Deceased
Year of birth: Unknown
Year of death: 1973
First appearance: Texas Chainsaw 3D
Portrayed by: Gunnar Hansen

Boss Sawyer is a member and kind of leader of the Sawyer Family. A member of the Sawyer family who appears in the beginning of Texas Chainsaw 3D portrayed by Gunnar Hansen, who portrayed Leatherface in the first film. Boss sits inside the Sawyer house with a shotgun when Sheriff Hooper arrives to arrest Leatherface. Boss tries to convince Drayton that they should just give up Leatherface. When Drayton argues that he is family, Boss retorts that Leatherface is "simple" and not right "for a Sawyer." Drayton gives in, and Boss yells out to Hooper that they are bringing him out and asks that "Jed gets a good lawyer." Before they can bring out Jedidiah, however, residents of Newt led by Burt Hartman arrive and burn the Sawyer house to the ground, killing Boss and other relatives. 

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He was played by Gunnar Hansen, the original Leatherface from the 1974 Texas Chainsaw Massacre.