How Star Wars Changed the Lead Actor’s Lives

Star Wars was a phenomenon, but I do not think that people understood just how far reaching the cultural effects of the movie would be. So articles written right after the movie always seem kind of quaint. This article, which came out right after the success of the first film, explores how the lead actors of the film’s lives have changed since the mega-success with focus on Mark Hamill (who was often asked if he was related to Dorothy Hamill). It is a great little piece of history and an interesting incite into Hamill’s career.

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