« The most famous Jedi in the world, Luke Skywalker, turns 52 years old today. « "Mark's professional acting debut was on the original Bill Cosby Show, in 1971. He played an ongoing role on the soap opera General Hospital, and was a co-star in The Texas Wheelers, the first comedy show not to use a 'laugh track'. While he did a voice-over in the animated movie Wizards, (his character looks like him), his film debut was in Star Wars, 1977. He was in a car accident; specific parts of the wampa scene in The Empire Strikes Back, 1980, were written to explain the facial changes."« Read more at Mark's official fan club website, at www.markhamill.com.