Star Wars: Special Edition 1997 (UK) premiere

by 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

Actor | Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens

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 ...

4. Anthony Daniels

Actor | Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens

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 - ...

6. Billy Gibbons

Soundtrack | Armageddon

Billy Gibbons was born on December 16, 1949 in Houston, Texas, USA as William Frederick Gibbons. He has been married to Gilligan Stillwater since December 2005.

7. Jarvis Cocker

Soundtrack | Fantastic Mr. Fox

Jarvis Cocker was born on September 19, 1963 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England as Jarvis Branson Cocker. He was previously married to Camille Bidault-Waddington.

8. Prince Charles

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, ...

9. Danny Baker

Actor | Wimbledon

Danny Baker was born on June 22, 1957 in Deptford, London, England. He is a writer and producer, known for Wimbledon (2004), Cradle to Grave (2015) and TFI Friday (1996). He is married to Wendy Baker. They have three children.

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 ...

11. Goldie

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 ...

12. Denise Van Outen

Actress | One for the Girls

Denise Van Outen was born on May 27, 1974 in Basildon, Essex, England as Denise Kathleen Outen. She is an actress, known for One for the Girls, William Tell (1987) and Keith Lemon: The Film (2012). She was previously married to Lee Mead.

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

Actor | Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London

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.

21. Jimmy May

Writer | The Cool Beans Television Show

Jimmy May is a writer and actor, known for The Cool Beans Television Show (2014) and Combat Shock (1984).

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.



Recently Viewed