Mark Hamill will be receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The actor, very well known for having played iconic roles such as Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars films and the voice of the Joker in Batman: The Animated Series, shared his response to the news with one word: “Speechless”.
You can check out Hamill’s tweet below.
— Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) June 23, 2017
Hamill will next be seen in Star Wars: The Last Jedi and he’ll have a much bigger role in this film than he did in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, where his appearance came as a cameo at the very end of the film.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi’s cast includes Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker, Carrie Fisher as General Leia Organa, Daisy Ridley as Rey, John Boyega as Finn, Adam Driver as Kylo Ren, Oscar Isaac as Poe Dameron, Lupita Nyong’o as Maz Kanata, Kelly Marie Tran as Rose Tico, Laura Dern as Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo, Gwendoline Christie as Captain Phasma, Andy Serkis as Supreme Leader Snoke, Domhnall Gleeson as General Armitage Hux, Benicio Del Toro as “DJ”, Joonas Suotamo as Chewbacca, Anthony Daniels as C-3PO, and Jimmy Vee as R2-D2.
The Last Jedi will be hitting theaters on December 15, 2017.