The "Star Wars" creator and C-3PO actor join Mark Hamill in paying tribute to franchise veteran Kenny Baker, who died Saturday at age 81.
The "Star Wars" icon bid farewell to "a lifelong loyal friend," whom he praised for his optimism and determination.
The 3-foot-8 actor, who rose to fame with his role in 1977's "Star Wars," was 81 years old.
Franchise veterans will be joined by John Boyega, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Daisy Ridley, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson and Max von Sydow, Lucasfilm announced. Updated!
Back in 1982, an enterprising young sleuth snapped a slew of behind-the-scenes pictures during the filming of the Sarlaac scene in Return of the Jedi.