Luke Skywalker

Mark Hamill auditioned for the role of Mozart in the movie adaptation of ‘Amadeus’ after playing the role on broadway, but was rejected after a studio executive said, “I don’t want Luke Skywalker in this film”.

Mark Hamill Mark Richard Hamill (/ˈhæmɪl/; born September 25, 1951) is an American actor, voice actor, and writer. He is known for playing Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars film series, winning three Saturn Awards for the role. His other film appearances include Corvette Summer (1978) and The Big Red One (1980). Hamill has also …

Mark Hamill auditioned for the role of Mozart in the movie adaptation of ‘Amadeus’ after playing the role on broadway, but was rejected after a studio executive said, “I don’t want Luke Skywalker in this film”. Read More »

Peter Mayhew was eligible for the roles of either Chewbacca or Darth Vader. He chose Chewbacca because he wanted to play a hero.

Star Wars (film) See also: List of Star Wars characters and List of Star Wars cast members From left to right: Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher), and Han Solo (Harrison Ford) Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker: a young man raised by his aunt and uncle on Tatooine, who dreams of something more …

Peter Mayhew was eligible for the roles of either Chewbacca or Darth Vader. He chose Chewbacca because he wanted to play a hero. Read More »