Mark Hamill to Receive a Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Mark Hamill

Legendary Star Wars actor Mark Hamill will finally be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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Variety reports the 66-year-old actor will become the 2,630th celebrity to receive a star Hollywood Walk of Fame, during a ceremony scheduled for March 8. Star Wars creator George Lucas and co-star Harrison Ford will emcee the event with Leron Gubler, president and CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.

Hamill, who reprised his iconic role as Luke Skywalker in December in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, is also famed as the voice of the Joker in numerous animated series and movies, and in video games. The also had a cameo in Kingsman: The Secret Service.

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Written and directed by Rian Johnson, Star Wars: The Last Jedi stars Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker, Daisy Ridley as Rey, John Boyega as Finn, Adam Driver as Kylo Ren, Oscar Isaac as Poe Dameron, Andy Serkis as Supreme Leader Snoke, Domhnall Gleeson as General Hux, Gwendoline Christie as Captain Phasma, Anthony Daniels as C-3PO, Lupita Nyong’o as Maz Kanata, Benicio Del Toro as ‘DJ’, Kelly Marie Tran as Rose Tico, Laura Dern as Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo, and the late Carrie Fisher as General Leia Organa.

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