Peter Mayhew Posts Behind-the-Scenes Pics On Twitter

January 12, 2014 – Twitter-9Jan2014-1Some amazing behind-the-scenes candid pics posted on Twitter by Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca). These photos were tweeted between January 7th and 9th, 2014, and show some of the cast and crew between takes of Star Wars Episode IV (1977) and The Empire Strikes Back (1980).
I’ve re-posted some of my favorite pics above and below. Click here to see them all. Thank you for sharing, Mr. Mayhew!
I count myself extremely fortunate to have met six of the actors pictured here: Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia), Anthony Daniels (C-3PO), Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian), Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca) and Warwick Davis (the Ewok Wicket). Others are not to be: R.I.P. to film director Irvin Kershner (1923-2010) and actor Sir Alec Guinness (Obi-Wan Kenobi)(1914-2000). As for Director George Lucas and actor Harrison Ford (Han Solo) – good luck; they simply prefer not to mingle one-on-one with their Star Wars fans.


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