The Star Wars Universe was created in 1973 by George Lucas, who wanted to put a spin on the sci-fi movie genre by adding action, adventure, and romance. Star Wars facts:
- Three different actors played Darth Vader:
- Davis Prowse, at a height of 6’6,” is the man you see on screen.
- James Earl Jones is credited with the voice of Vader.
- Sebastian Shaw played Vader briefly when Luke unmasks him in Return of the Jedi.
- The late Carrie Fisher was only nineteen when she began her role as Princess Leia.
- Han Solo, captain of the Millennium Falcon spaceship, is played by Harrison Ford. Did you know that Ford is a pilot in real life?
Share your Star Wars trivia with friends and family. Plan a movie marathon and watch your favorite films and May the Fourth Be With You!