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Mark Hamill

Born Sep 25, 1951

Mark Richard Hamill is an American actor, voice artist, producer, director, and writer, best known for his performance as Luke Skywalker in the original Star Wars trilogy, as well as his voice role as the Joker in Batman: The Animated Series, its various spin-offs, and the video games Batman: Arkham Asylum and Batman: Arkham City. Hamill has also lent his voice to various other villains and anti-heroes in various other animated productions.… Read More

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    Mark Hamill (And His Beard) Just Gave Us The Best 'star Wars' Spoiler
    Huffington Post - Sep 01, 2016
  • Mark Hamill Trims His Beard, Teases Fans About 'episode Ix'
    Yahoo News - Aug 30, 2016
  • Star Wars : A New Droid
    Yahoo News - Aug 17, 2016
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    Kenny Baker, The Actor Who Played R2 D2 In 'star Wars' Films, Dies At 81
    Huffington Post - Aug 13, 2016


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Mark Hamill.


1951 Birth Born on September 25, 1951.


1977 25 Years Old Reprints of Joseph Campbell's The Hero with a Thousand Faces (which influenced Lucas as he was developing the films) issued after the release of Star Wars in 1977 used the image of Hamill as Luke Skywalker on the cover. … Read More
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After the success of Star Wars, Hamill found that audiences identified him very closely with the role of Luke Skywalker. He attempted to avoid typecasting by appearing in the 1978 film Corvette Summer and the better known 1980 World War II film The Big Red One. … Read More


1986 34 Years Old He made television appearances in a 1986 episode of Amazing Stories and a 1987 episode of The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents.
1989 37 Years Old Hamill returned to film after a six year hiatus with the 1989 science fiction film Slipstream. … Read More
1990 38 Years Old He guest appeared in two episodes as the Trickster in the live-action 1990 television series of The Flash. … Read More


1992 40 Years Old Hamill's acclaimed role as the Joker began in the 1992 series Batman: The Animated Series and continued to many later spin-off series, video games and films. … Read More
1993 41 Years Old He also voiced The Joker in the 1993 theatrical film Batman: Mask of the Phantasm and the 2000 direct-to-video film Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker. … Read More


2005 53 Years Old Hamill voiced the Joker alongside his Batman: The Animated Series co-star Kevin Conroy as Batman and Jason Hillhouse as Dick Grayson in a feature of a storyboard scene included in the 2005 Special Edition DVD of Tim Burton's 1989 film Batman. … Read More
2010 58 Years Old In May 2010, Hamill declared to IGN UK that his role in Arkham City would be his last as The Joker, saying the ending was fitting enough to retire his Joker on a "high note". … Read More
On October 19, 2011, shortly after the release of the game, Hamill again announced his retirement on his Twitter account, saying "Hello/Goodbye Joker! … Read More


2012 60 Years Old 1 More Event
On July 14, 2012, during a San Diego Comic-Con interview with Spike TV, Hamill was asked about his decision to retire the role, he responded, "Well never say never".
In 2015, Hamill reprised his role as the Trickster on The CW's 2014 live-action series The Flash, in the seventeenth episode of the first season. … Read More
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