The Force has been strong with Star Wars fans for decades. From the original trilogy to the newest Disney films, the Skywalker Saga is the greatest space opera ever told. There have been books, documentaries, and articles written about everything you’ve ever needed to know about George Lucas’ creation. But even the most diehard Star Wars fan may have missed these fun facts.
Cliff Clavin Was A Rebel
You can spot John Ratzenberger in The Empire Strikes Back. The actor most commonly known as Cliff Clavin from the TV show Cheers makes an appearance as Major Bren Derlin on the Rebel Base on the planet Hoth. Ratzenberger was in London thanks to former college friend and actor friend named Ray Hassett. They were active in the London acting scene when Hassett landed a role as another Rebel on Hoth named Tigran Jamiro. Ratzenberger would soon follow as Bren Derlin.