Since 1977, Star Ward has spawned an extensive media franchise including books, television series, computer and video games, theme park attractions, and comic books, resulting in significant development of the series’ fictional universe. Star Wars also holds a Guinness World Records title for the “Most successful film merchandising franchise”. You can find everything related to the film ready to be sold: from mugs to costumes, keychains to pillow cases. But what may be harder to find are these behind the scenes photos of the film and trivia and fun facts that you may not know – even if you are a movie Jedi.
Carrie Fisher napping in between takes
James Earl Jones was not originally credited for either A New Hope or The Empire Strikes Back because he only needed a few hours to record his lines. He did get a credit for Return of the Jedi.
Mark Hamill hanging with his puppet mentions
63-year-old Mark Hamill was the exact same age while filming the movie The Force Awakens as Sir Alec Guinness was when he filmed the original first Star Wars movie.