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Kenny Baker, actor behind R2-D2, dies

The British actor who played R2-D2 in the Star Wars films has died at the age of 83 after a long illness.

Kenny Baker, who was 3ft 8in tall, shot to fame in 1977 when he first played the robot character. 677 more words


Grauman's Chinese Theatre Handprints

Over 200 celebrities have had their handprints and footprints immortalized in the forecourt of Grauman’s Chinese Theatre (also known as Mann’s Chinese Theatre and now officially TCL Chinese Theatre) which is on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.   22 more words