He acted in the Old Vic Theatre Season at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England, with Laurence Olivier
, Ralph Richardson
, Nicholas Hannen, Pamela Brown, Joyce Redman
, Margaret Leighton
, George Relph, Harry Andrews
, Yvonne Mitchell
, Lewis Casson and Michael Warre in the cast. John Burrell
, Laurence Olivier and Ralph Richardson ...
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Alec Guiness | Sir Alec Guinness | Mystery Guest Star
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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").
Known for playing multiple complex characters and changing his appearance to suit.