Star Wars: Special Edition 1997 (UK) premiereby MikeSeravello-233-985397 | created - 3 months ago | updated - 3 months ago | Public
Thursday March 20th, ODEON Luxe Leicester Square 24-26 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7JY, UK
1. Kenny Baker
Actor | Time Bandits
Kenny Baker was born on August 24, 1934 in Birmingham, England as Kenneth George Baker. He was an actor, known for Time Bandits (1981), The Elephant Man (1980) and Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980). He was married to Eileen Baker. He died on August 13, 2016 in Preston, ...
2. Peter Mayhew
Peter Mayhew was born on May 19, 1944 in Barnes, London, England, to Constance Elizabeth (Yeates) and Walter Henry Mayhew. Later resident in Texas, this former resident of Yorkshire, England, was working as a hospital attendant at the King's College Hospital in London when film producer Charles H. ...
3. George Lucas
Writer | Star Wars
George Walton Lucas, Jr. was raised on a walnut ranch in Modesto, California. His father was a stationery store owner and he had three siblings. During his late teen years, he went to Thomas Downey High School and was very much interested in drag racing. He planned to become a professional racecar ...
Initially not a science fiction fan, theatre actor Anthony Daniels was persuaded by his agent to meet George Lucas for the casting of C-3PO in Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977). He went on to perform the character, both his voice and body in the suit, for all the episodic Star Wars films ...
5. Mark Hamill
Actor | Star Wars
Mark Hamill is best known for his portrayal of Luke Skywalker in the original Star Wars trilogy - Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980), and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) - a role he reprised in Star Wars: Episode VII - ...
Actor | Coronation Street
Prince Charles was born November 14, 1948. His first military services appointment was in 1969. His favorite food is scrambled eggs and he likes to drink whiskey. He enjoys going to Scotland, UK; Klosters, Switzerland; and the Eleuthra in the Caribbean. He enjoys hunting, shooting, fishing, polo, ...
10. Ewan McGregor
Actor | Moulin Rouge!
Ewan Gordon McGregor was born on March 31, 1971 in Perth, Perthshire, Scotland, to Carol Diane (Lawson) and James Charles McGregor, both teachers. His uncle is actor Denis Lawson. He was raised in Crieff. At age 16, he left Morrison Academy to join the Perth Repertory Theatre. His parents ...
Actor | The World Is Not Enough
Known throughout the music industry as the "king of jungle", Goldie is an artist whose ferocious creativity knows no bounds. Born and bred on the breakdancing and hip-hop culture he absorbed during trips to the States in his youth, Goldie was a graffitti artist and an album cover artist before ...
13. Christian Slater
Actor | True Romance
Christian Michael Leonard Slater was born on August 18, 1969 in New York City, to Michael Hawkins, a well-known soap actor, and Mary Jo Slater (née Lawton), a casting agent. Christian started in show business early, appearing on the soap opera The Edge of Night (1956) in 1976 at the age of 7. He ...
14. Robbie Williams
Soundtrack | A Knight's Tale
Robbie Williams was born in Stoke On Trent, England on February 13th, 1974. Having played in school productions of "Oliver" and, obviously showing a flair for entertaining, Williams' mother saw an advert for auditions to be in a new boy band which he applied for and, at age 16, was a member of Take...
15. Brian May
Soundtrack | Flash Gordon
Brian May is widely acknowledged as one of the most influential, innovative, technically gifted and recognisable guitarists in the history of rock. He is also a prolific songwriter, responsible for writing or co-writing many international hits with Queen. He was educated at Hampton Grammar School ...
16. Warwick Davis
Actor | Willow
English actor Warwick Davis was born in Epsom, Surrey, England, the son of Susan J. (Pain) and Ashley Davis, an insurance broker. Davis was born with the condition spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenital (SED), which caused his dwarfism. He was educated at City of London Freemen's School. When he ...
17. Noel Gallagher
Soundtrack | The Saint
Born in 1967, Noel Thomas David Gallagher was raised in a working class family home in the Manchester suburb of Burnage by Irish immigrant parents Tommy and Peggy Gallagher. At the age of 13, he first began to play a guitar that his father had left him following his parents' separation, and he ...
18. Damien Hirst
Damien Hirst was born on June 7, 1965 in Bristol, England. He is an actor and director, known for Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London (2004), Hanging Around (1996) and Breath (2001). He is married to Maia Norman. They have three children.
19. Katrine Boorman
Actress | Excalibur
Katrine Boorman was born in 1958 in London, England. She is an actress and producer, known for Excalibur (1981), Marie Antoinette (2006) and Un amour de sorcière (1997). She is married to Danny Moynihan. They have two children. She was previously married to Tom Conran.
22. Eve Mavrakis
Art_department | Dangerous Liaisons
Eve Mavrakis was born on June 22, 1966 in Dordogne, France. She is known for her work on Dangerous Liaisons (1988), Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998) and Imagine Me & You (2005). She has been married to Ewan McGregor since July 22, 1995. They have four children.
23. Sophie Dahl
Actress | People I Know
Sophie Dahl was born on September 15, 1977 in London, England as Sophia Holloway. She is an actress and writer, known for People I Know (2002), Revengers Tragedy (2002) and Mad Cows (1999). She has been married to Jamie Cullum since January 9, 2010. They have two children.