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George Lucas, Mark Hamill and more pay tribute to David Prowse: ‘He made Vader leap off the page’ – 9TheFIX

‘He made Vader leap off the page’

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After news broke Sunday morning that David Prowse the actor behind Darth Vader’s armour in the original Star Wars trilogy had died, members of the franchise came together to honour him.
Prowse died on Saturday at age 85 after suffering from an illness. Though James Earl Jones voiced the famous villain in Star Wars, Prowse was the physical actor who portrayed Darth Vader.
David Prowse attends the “I Am Your Father'” photocall at the Verdi cinema on November 18, 2015 in Madrid, Spain. (Getty)
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