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C-3PO (Character)
from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)

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C-3PO, also spelled See-Threepio, also called Threepio for short... See more »
Alternate Names:
3CPO / 3PO / C 3PO / C-3P0 / C3PO / C3PO Android / C3Po / Gold Dude / Prissypeo / See-Threepio / Threepio

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  1. "Star Wars: Underworld" (2018) TV series Played by Anthony Daniels
  2. "Star Wars: Forces of Destiny"
    ... aka "Star Wars Forces of Destiny" - USA (promotional title)
        - Beasts of Echo Base (2017) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  3. Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 (2018) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Wreck-It Ralph 2" - USA (informal title)
  4. Star Wars: Elimination (2018) (V) Played by Paul Mariskanish
  5. Hopeless: A Star Wars Story (2017) Played by Felix Telegdy (as C-3P0)
  6. Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Star Wars: Episode VIII" - International (English title) (alternative title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi" - International (English title) (alternative title)
  7. "Star Wars: Detours" (2016) TV series Played by Anthony Daniels
  8. The New Hope (2015) Played by Alastair Hird (as C3Po)

  9. "The Nostalgia Critic"
    ... aka "Nostalgia Critic" - USA (sixth season title)
        - Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) TV episode, Played by Doug Walker
  10. "How It Should Have Ended"
    ... aka "H.I.S.H.E." - USA (promotional abbreviation)
        - How Star Wars Should Have Ended (Special Edition) (2016) TV episode, Played by Daniel Baxter
        - How Star Wars: The Force Awakens Should Have Ended (2016) TV episode, Played by Daniel Baxter
        - How Star Wars Episode IV Should Have Ended (2005) TV episode, Played by Daniel Baxter
  11. Something Blue: L'opera Del Bachelor (2016) Played by Amanda Nelson (as C-3P0)
  12. Rogue One (2016) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" - International (English title) (promotional title), UK (promotional title), USA (promotional title)
  13. "The Secrets in the Sand"
        - Dawn of Resistance (2016) TV episode, Played by Paul Pedge
  14. The 88th Annual Academy Awards (2016) (TV) Played by Chris Bartlett / Anthony Daniels (as C3PO)
    ... aka "The Oscars" - USA (original title)
  15. 38th Annual Kennedy Center Honors (2015) (TV) Played by Chris Bartlett
  16. Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: Awakening of Force" - Japan (English title) (literal English title)
  17. "JonTron's StarCade"
        - Everything Else! (2015) TV episode, Played by Gordon Tarpley / Mick Lauer
  18. "JonTron"
        - StarCade: Episode 8 - Everything Else! (2015) TV episode, Played by Gordon Tarpley (as C3PO) / Mick Lauer (as C3PO)
  19. "Lego Star Wars: Droid Tales"
        - Gambit on Geonosis (2015) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Flight of the Falcon (2015) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Mission to Mos Eisley (2015) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Crisis on Coruscant (2015) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Exit from Endor (2015) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  20. Star Wars: DIY Cosplay (2015) Played by Noah Fleder (as C3PO)
  21. "Toon Sandwich"
        - Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) TV episode, Played by Joe Bauer
  22. "Late Show with David Letterman"
    ... aka "Late Show Backstage" - USA (title for episodes with guest hosts)
    ... aka "The Late Show" - USA (informal short title)
        - Sarah Jessica Parker/Julie Chen/Asleep at the Wheel (2015) TV episode, Played by Chris Bartlett
        - Ray Romano/Dave Matthews Band (2005) TV episode, Played by Matthew Wood (as C-3P0)
  23. "Good Morning America"
    ... aka "G.M.A." - USA (promotional abbreviation)
        - Episode dated 10 April 2015 (2015) TV episode, Played by Chris Bartlett
  24. Star Wars: Episode IV - A Toy Story (2015) Played by Robert F. Nixon
  25. "Funcionarios"
        - Una nueva esperanza (2014) TV episode, Played by Iván Lara (as C3PO)
  26. "The Yoda Chronicles"
    ... aka "Lego Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles" - International (English title) (imdb display title)
        - Clash of the Skywalkers (2014) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Raid on Coruscant (2014) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Race for the Holocrons (2014) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Escape from the Jedi Temple (2014) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Attack of the Jedi (2013) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
          (2 more)
  27. The Empire (2014) Played by Paul Wadley (as 3PO)
  28. "Team Unicorn"
        - All About That Base (2014) TV episode, Played by Michael McMaster
  29. "Star Wars: Rebels"
    ... aka "Star Wars Rebels" - USA (promotional title)
        - Droids in Distress (2014) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  30. "Phineas and Ferb"
        - Phineas and Ferb Star Wars (2014) TV episode, Played by Simon Pegg
  31. The Lego Movie (2014) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "The LEGO Movie" - Australia (original title)
  32. Star Wars: Return of the Empire (2013) Played by Gordon Tarpley
    ... aka "Star Wars VII: Return of the Empire" - USA (original title)
  33. Bonjour Star Wars (2012) Played by Matt Jennings
  34. "A.N.T. Farm"
        - ScavANTger Hunt (2012) TV episode, Played by Chris Bartlett
  35. Lego Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out (2012) (TV) Played by Anthony Daniels
  36. Star Wars Droids: The Jawa Adventure (2012) Played by Tom Kane
  37. "Mad"
        - Betty White & the Huntsman/Ancient Greek Mythbusters (2012) TV episode, Played by Kevin Shinick
        - Real Veal/Celebrity Wife Swamp (2012) TV episode, Played by Kevin Shinick
  38. "Star Wars: The Clone Wars"
    ... aka "Star Wars: The Clone Wars - Rise of the Bounty Hunters" - USA (second season title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: The Clone Wars - Secrets Revealed" - USA (third season title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Battle Lines" - USA (fourth season title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Lost Missions" - USA (sixth season title)
        - Nomad Droids (2011) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Mercy Mission (2011) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - The Citadel (2011) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Evil Plans (2010) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - The Zillo Beast Strikes Back (2010) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
          (6 more)
  39. Bounty Hunter II: Pit of Carkoon (2011) Played by Scott Beehner (as C3PO)
  40. Lego Star Wars: The Padawan Menace (2011) (TV) Played by Anthony Daniels
  41. Leah Not Leia (2011) Played by Bryan Harrison (as Gold Dude)
  42. Star Tours: The Adventures Continue (2011) Played by Anthony Daniels
  43. "CollegeHumor Originals"
        - Simon Pegg and Nick Frost's Star Wars (2011) TV episode, Played by Simon Pegg
  44. Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III (2010) (TV) Played by Anthony Daniels (as C-3P0)
  45. James vs. Reality (2010) Played by Matthew Sweeney (as Threepio) / Barrie Wild (as Threepio)

  46. L.B. Rayne: Skywalking (2009) (V) Played by Josh Ventura (as C3PO)
  47. Samuel L. Jackson: An American Cinematheque Tribute (2008) (TV) Played by Chris Bartlett
  48. Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008) Played by Anthony Daniels
  49. Padmé (2008) (V) Played by Jason Ginsburg (as Threepio)
  50. Robot Chicken: Star Wars (2007) (TV) Played by Keith Ferguson / Tom Kane
  51. Rose Parade 2007 (2007) (TV) Played by Chris Bartlett
    ... aka "Desfile de las rosas 2007" - USA (Spanish title) (imdb display title)
  52. Pitching Lucas (2006) (V) Played by Chris Bartlett / Preston Edmondson
  53. Teenage Superhero Pregnancy Scare (2005) Played by Brian Amyot
  54. "Latrelevisión"
        - Latrelevisión VI: La venganza de los clones (2005) TV episode, Played by Boris Izaguirre (as C3PO)
  55. "Jeopardy!"
        - Episode #21.208 (2005) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  56. "Science of Star Wars" Played by Anthony Daniels
        - War, Weapons and the Force (2005) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Space Cowboys (2005) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Man and Machines (2005) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  57. "Tigerenten Club"
        - Episode dated 14 May 2005 (2005) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  58. Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Revenge of the Sith" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "Star Wars III: Revenge of the Sith" - USA (DVD box title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith 3D" - USA (3-D version)
    ... aka "Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith" - USA (promotional title)
  59. For Love of the Film (2005) Played by Andrea McCormick (as C3PO)
  60. "Star Wars: Clone Wars"
        - Chapter 23 (2005) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Chapter 21 (2005) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Chapter 16 (2004) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Chapter 15 (2004) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  61. "Saturday Night Live"
    ... aka "NBC's Saturday Night" - USA (complete title)
    ... aka "SNL" - USA (informal title)
    ... aka "SNL 25" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night" - USA (first season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live '80" - USA (sixth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 15" - USA (fifteenth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 20" - USA (twentieth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 25" - USA (twentyfifth season title)
        - Drew Barrymore/Kelis (2004) TV episode, Played by Seth Meyers
  62. The Story of Star Wars (2004) (V) Played by Anthony Daniels
  63. Run Leia Run (2003) Played by Daniel Viney (as See-Threepio)
  64. "Futurama"
        - Crimes of the Hot (2002) TV episode, Played by Billy West
  65. The Official Star Wars Fan Film Awards (2002) (TV) Played by John E. Hudgens (as C3PO)
  66. Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Attack of the Clones" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "Attack of the Clones: The IMAX Experience" - USA (IMAX version (promotional title))
    ... aka "Star Wars II" - USA (promotional abbreviation)
    ... aka "Star Wars II: Attack of the Clones" - USA (video box title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones 3D" - USA (3-D version)
  67. Darth Vader's Psychic Hotline (2002) Played by John E. Hudgens (as See-Threepio)
  68. Star Wars: Connections (2002) (TV) Played by Anthony Daniels
  69. The Darth Redemption (2001) Played by Sergio Lamanna (as 3CPO)
  70. The Surreal World: Tatooine Episode 1.5 (2001) Played by Bruno Oliver (as C3PO)
  71. Pól serio (2000) Played by Cezary Kosinski (as C3PO Android)

  72. Thumb Wars: The Phantom Cuticle (1999) (TV) Played by Paul Greenberg (as Prissypeo)
    ... aka "Thumb Wars" - USA (alternative title)
  73. Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Star Wars I: The Phantom Menace" - USA (video box title)
    ... aka "The Phantom Menace" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "Star Wars Episode 1: Phantom Menace" - Japan (English title)
  74. "The Adam and Joe Show"
        - Episode #3.1 (1999) TV episode, Played by Joe Cornish
        - Episode #2.2 (1997) TV episode, Played by Joe Cornish
        - Episode #1.4 (1996) TV episode, Played by Joe Cornish
  75. "The Simpsons"
        - Mayored to the Mob (1998) TV episode, Played by Dan Castellaneta
  76. The Pirates and the Prince (1997) (V) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Star Wars: Animated Adventures - Droids" - USA (DVD box title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: Animated Classics - Droids: The Pirates and the Prince" - USA (video box title)
  77. Shinku (1997) Played by Masao Ôkubo (as C 3PO)
    ... aka "Sync" - Japan (English title)
  78. Special Effects: Anything Can Happen (1996) Played by Anthony Daniels
  79. "Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color"
    ... aka "Disneyland" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Disney's Wonderful World" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "The Disney Sunday Movie" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "The Magical World of Disney" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "The Wonderful World of Disney" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "Walt Disney" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "Walt Disney Presents" - USA (new title)
        - Disneyland's 35th Anniversary Celebration (1990) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels

  80. Star Tours (1987) Played by Anthony Daniels
  81. "Star Wars: Droids"
    ... aka "Droids" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "Ewoks and Droids Adventure Hour" - USA (promotional title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: Animated Adventures - Droids" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: Droids - The Adventures of R2-D2 and C-3PO" - International (English title) (reissue title)
        - The Great Heep (1986) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - The Frozen Citadel (1985) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Across the Roon Sea (1985) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - The Roon Games (1985) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Tail of the Roon Comets (1985) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
          (9 more)
  82. Donald Duck's 50th Birthday (1984) (TV) Played by Anthony Daniels
  83. Classic Creatures: Return of the Jedi (1983) (TV) Played by Anthony Daniels (as C3PO)
  84. Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Star Wars: Return of the Jedi" - International (English title) (promotional title), UK (promotional title), USA (promotional title)
    ... aka "Return of the Jedi" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "Star Wars VI: Return of the Jedi" - USA (video box title)
  85. Return of the Ewok (1982) (V) Played by Anthony Daniels
  86. Star Wars Underoos (1980) Played by Anthony Daniels
  87. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back" - UK (promotional title), USA (promotional title)
    ... aka "Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back" - USA (video box title)
    ... aka "The Empire Strikes Back" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "The Empire Strikes Back: StarWars II" - USA (promotional title)
  88. "Sesame Street"
    ... aka "1-2-3 Sesame" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "123 Sesame Street" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Open Sesame" - New Zealand (English title) (new syndication title)
    ... aka "Sesame Street Unpaved" - USA (syndication title)
    ... aka "The New Sesame Street" - USA (new syndication title)
        - Episode #11.81 (1980) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Episode #11.61 (1980) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - Episode #11.60 (1980) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
        - 1364 (1980) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  89. "The Muppet Show"
        - The Stars of Star Wars (1980) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels

  90. The Star Wars Holiday Special (1978) (TV) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Star Wars Holiday Special" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "The 'Star Wars' Christmas Special" - USA (unauthorized video title)
  91. The 50th Annual Academy Awards (1978) (TV) Played by Anthony Daniels
  92. "Donny and Marie"
        - Episode #3.1 (1977) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels (as C3PO)
  93. Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Star Wars" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "A New Hope" - USA (short version)
    ... aka "La guerra de las estrellas" - USA (Spanish title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: A New Hope" - USA (video box title)
Video-game:
  1. Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2016) (VG) Played by Anthony Daniels
  2. Star Wars: Battlefront (2015) (VG) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Star Wars: Battlefront - Bespin" - International (English title) (expansion title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: Battlefront - Death Star" - International (English title) (expansion title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: Battlefront - Outer Rim" - International (English title) (expansion title)
    ... aka "Star Wars: Battlefront - Rogue One: Scarif" - International (English title) (expansion title)
  3. Disney Infinity 3.0 (2015) (VG) Played by Anthony Daniels
  4. Kinect Star Wars (2012) (VG) Played by Tom Kane

  5. Star Wars: The Force Unleashed - Ultimate Sith Edition (2009) (VG) Played by Anthony Daniels
  6. Star Wars: The Clone Wars - Republic Heroes (2009) (VG) Played by Tom Kane
  7. Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Lightsaber Duels (2008) (VG) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" - USA (original title)
  8. Star Wars: Empire at War (2006) (VG) Played by Tom Kane
  9. Star Wars: Rogue Squadron III - Rebel Strike (2003) (VG) Played by Tom Kane
  10. Star Wars: Jedi Starfighter (2002) (VG) Played by Ross King
  11. Star Wars: Galactic Battlegrounds (2001) (VG) Played by Tom Kane
  12. Star Wars: Force Commander (2000) (VG) Played by Tom Kane

  13. Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999) (VG) Played by Tom Kane
  14. Star Wars: Rebellion (1998) (VG) Played by Tony Pope
  15. Star Wars: DroidWorks (1998) (VG) Played by Tom Kane
  16. Monopoly Star Wars (1997) (VG) Played by Anthony Daniels
  17. Star Wars Chess (1993) (VG) Played by Dave Goodman
Archive Footage:
  1. "The Drunken Peasants"
        - The GOP Schism - Moron Talks About White Privilege - Wild Bill on Rectums (2016) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  2. Star Wars at the BBC (2015) (TV) Played by Anthony Daniels
  3. "Special Collector's Edition"
    ... aka "Edición Especial Coleccionista" - Spain (original title)
        - Episodio 101: Especial Star Wars II (2014) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  4. "America's Book of Secrets"
        - The Ancient Astronaut Cover-Up (2013) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  5. "Prophets of Science Fiction"
        - George Lucas (2012) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  6. "20 to 1"
        - Our All Time Favourite Films (2010) TV episode, Played by Anthony Daniels
  7. A New Chapter: The Story of 'The Force Unleashed' (2008) (V) Played by Anthony Daniels
  8. Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga (2007) (VG) Played by Anthony Daniels
  9. Lego Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy (2006) (VG) Played by Anthony Daniels
  10. Lego Star Wars: The Video Game (2005) (VG) Played by Anthony Daniels
  11. Sesame Street Presents: The Street We Live On (2004) (TV) Played by Anthony Daniels
    ... aka "Sesame Street: Elmo's World - The Street We Live On!" - USA (DVD box title)
  12. Quentin Tarantino's Star Wars (2002) (V) Played by Anthony Daniels
  13. Of Muppets and Men: The Making of 'The Muppet Show' (1981) (TV) Played by Anthony Daniels

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From Star Tours: The Adventures Continue (2011)
Darth Vader: Halt!
C-3PO: Don't shoot!
Darth Vader: Prepare to be boarded, Captain.
C-3PO: I'm afraid there's been a terrible mistake! I am C-3...
Darth Vader: [a picture of one of the passengers appears on the info screen to the right] We know you have this rebel spy on board.
C-3PO: [depending on the gender or age of the spy] I have never seen that man/woman/person before!
[Vader begins to hold the speeder with his Force Grip]
Darth Vader: Don't underestimate my power. I want that spy!
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