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Favourite non Star Wars roles for Star Wars actors

All the actors in the series maintain that they are more than just their Star Wars characters.

Well what other non Star Wars films have you enjoyed these actors in?

Here's mine.

Mark Hamill is fantastic as The Joker in "The Batman Animated Series" but especially in the "Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker" movie.

Harrison Ford naturally as Indiana Jones in "Raiders of the Lost Ark".

Carrie Fisher is hilarious as the Mystery Woman in "The Blues Brothers".

Alec Guinness is also hilarious as Jamesir Bensonmum the blind butler in "Murder By Death". This film is worth seeing alone for James Coco's amazing and piss-yerself-funny performance. ("And where is the waiter... with our dinner?!?")

Kenny Baker as Fidgit in "Time Bandits".

David Prowse in the original "Callan" film as the heavy Arthur aka The Neutralizer. He doesn't last too long.

James Earl Jones has always been one of my favourite actors and here are just a few of my favourite performances from him.
Jack Johnson in "The Great White Hope". Great film.
Joshua Burke in the classic "A Piece of the Action".
And of course as Mufasa in "The Lion King". Ooh say it again.. Mmuu-ffaa-ssaa...

Billy Dee Williams as Detective Sergeant Matthew Fox in "Nighthawks".

Frank Oz as the wonderfully deadpan Corrections Officer in "The Blues Brothers".
And of course as Bert and Cookie Monster in "Sesame Street".

Ian McDiarmid has a great understated comedic performance as Arthur the butler in "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels".

And let's not limit ourselves to merely the actors I also enjoyed Irvin Kershner's direction on "RoboCop 2" and "Never Say Never Again".

Now it's your turn.
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Agreed on all counts, but how can you forget James Earl Jones in "Field of Dreams"?

As for Harrison Ford, I would also have to add the Jack Ryan series, particularly "Clear and Present Danger."

If we are allowed to mention PT actors, I would like to mention Ewan McGregor (oh how I adore him!) in "Moulin Rouge" and "Big Fish." And let's not forget Liam Neeson in "Schindler's List." While I am going on about the Prequel folks, let's add Samuel L. Jackson-- everything he does is magic.

Hokey religions and ancient weapons are no match for a good blaster at your side, kid.
Alec Guinness in "Bridge On The River Kwai".
i just saw garden state and was really impressed with the movie and natalie portman, i dont think you can compare it to harold and maude but it stirred similar feelings in me

alec guiness in lawrence of arabia and the ealing comedies, particularly the ladykillers, but the man in the white suit is also really good

james earl jones is a great actor and i really enjoy the hunt for red october

cant wait to see the rumored added christopher lee parts in the return of the king extended edition (i hope this is true), they added 50 minutes of footage
Peter Cushing in "The Hound of the Baskervilles" and the Dracula movies opposing... Christopher Lee.
How about Alec Guinness in the original Ladykillers?
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