Throughout an AMA on Reddit in 2014, Mark Hamill was requested if he was in a position to hold any props from the “Star Wars” movies he labored on and, because it turned out, he was in a position to hold various objects. From the primary movie, he stored the pair of trainers that Luke wears all through the movie (after asking, in fact) in addition to the Stormtrooper helmet he wore throughout the rescue of Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher).
“I stored one thing from every movie,” Hamill mentioned. “From the primary I stored my boots. I needed to ask for them, I did not simply take them! I stored the stormtrooper helmet that I rescued Princess Leia in. Those that had been commercially made final for much longer. I’ve little bits and items from every of the films.”
It is not precisely something new for actors and crew members to take dwelling props from the movies they work on, however it’s particularly encouraging to know that Hamill loved his time a lot that he stored props from each single “Star Wars” movie. Within the reply, Hamill additionally clarified that he has no plans to ever promote any of the props he took dwelling with him, and it is easy to see why — particularly given simply how huge and enduringly common the franchise has develop into for the reason that time of the unique movies.