He acted in Jean-Paul Sartre's play, "Vicious Circle (Huis Clos)," at the Arts Theatre Club in London, England with Donald Pleasance, and Beatrix Lehmann in the cast. Peter Brook was director. Rolf Gerard was designer.
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[on Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(1977)]: When it came to me in script form, I was in Hollywood on the last day of another movie and I heard it was a script by George Lucas
, well that meant something; you know, American Graffiti
(1973), this is a new generation, lovely. And then I opened it and saw it was science fiction and groaned, I thought "oh no, they've got the wrong man." I started ...
Despite popular belief, he never uttered the line "May the force be with you" in any of the Star Wars films (the closest he came was "the force will be with you").