The Best Celebrity Star Wars Cameos
If we were to talk about the media franchises that have become worldwide pop-culture phenomena, 'Star Wars' would undoubtedly be at the forefront! Encompassing films, TV shows, video games, and other media formats, 'Star Wars' is epic for reasons more than one! To date, numerous celebrities across various fields have played cameos in the franchise, portraying roles of varying degrees of significance. Who among these celebrities managed to win you over? Let's get deeper into this and check out the best celebrity Star War cameos!
Also Known As: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Henry Charles Albert David
Birthday: 15 September 1984
Born In: St Mary's Hospital, London, England
Sun Sign: Virgo
Famous As: Younger Son of King Charles III and His First Wife Diana
Not all of the celebrities who have played cameo roles in the 'Star Wars' franchise are actors! Prince Harry, supposed to be a part of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi,' donned white body armor and helmet and shot for a scene. Sadly, this scene didn't make the final cut.
Also Known As: Edward Thomas Hardy
Birthday: 15 September 1977
Born In: London, England, United Kingdom
Sun Sign: Virgo
Famous As: Known for His Roles in the Movies 'Inception', 'The Revenant' and 'Venom'
English actor and producer Tom Hardy is best known for his roles in action films. What his fans might not be aware of is that he appeared in a cameo role in ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII The Last Jedi’ playing the Stormtrooper 926.
Also Known As: Daniel Wroughton Craig
Birthday: 02 March 1968
Born In: Chester, Cheshire, England
Sun Sign: Pisces
Famous As: English Actor Who Became Popular for Portraying the Secret Agent James Bond
British actor Daniel Craig might be best known for portraying the title role in the ‘James Bond’ film franchise, but did you know that he played a First Order Stormtrooper in the last installment in the ‘Star Wars’ saga of movies titled ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens?’
Also Known As: Keira Christina Righton, Keira Christina Knightley
Birthday: 26 March 1985
Born In: Teddington, England
Sun Sign: Aries
Famous As: English Actress Known for Her Work in Independent Films and Period Dramas
Long before talented actress Keira Knightley gained fame in Hollywood, she appeared as the body double to Padmé Amidala (Natalie Portman) in ‘Star Wars: The Phantom Menace.’ The actress, who was just 12 at the time, kept falling asleep during the shooting!
Also Known As: Simon John Pegg, Beckingham
Birthday: 14 February 1970
Born In: Brockworth, England, United Kingdom
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Famous As: English Actor, Screenwriter and Producer
Actor Simon Pegg is a self-professed ‘Star Wars’ fan and he was overjoyed to play a cameo role in ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ as Unkar Plutt, Rey's junk boss. The actor later shared that shooting for his scene was not easy as he felt very hot in his rubber costume.