A young George Lucas talks with Anthony Daniels, who plays the robot C-3PO, on the set for the film “Star Wars: A New Hope.”
A young George Lucas talks with Anthony Daniels, who plays the robot C-3PO, on the set for the film “Star Wars: A New Hope.” AP
A young George Lucas talks with Anthony Daniels, who plays the robot C-3PO, on the set for the film “Star Wars: A New Hope.” AP
Star Wars Countdown

Star Wars Countdown

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