Anthony Daniels signed Comic Variant C-3PO Star Wars
Authentic Anthony Daniels signed Comic Variant C-3PO Star Wars. Signed in white marker pen. Autograph obtained Germany 2020.
Anthony Daniels has played C-3PO in all of the Star Wars feature films from the original instalment in the series; as both the body and voice of the golden droid. Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in the series until his death in 2016; revealed that he and Daniels did not get along.
In Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, he wore a blue Spandex costume so that during editing of the movie his body could be turned into many different wires and circuits. Daniels has reprised the role for various promotional work such as hosting The Making of Star Wars; Star Wars Connections and The Science of Star Wars; the Star Wars Holiday Special; in advertising for Star Wars licensed products such as Kenner toys; and even a breakfast cereal based on the character.
C-3PO or See-Threepio is a humanoid robot character from the Star Wars franchise who appears in the original trilogy; the prequel trilogy and the sequel trilogy. Additionally, Built by Anakin Skywalker, C-3PO was designed as a protocol droid intended to assist in etiquette; customs, and translation, boasting that he is “fluent in over six million forms of communication”.
Also, along with his astromech droid counterpart and friend R2-D2; C-3PO provides comic relief within the narrative structure of the films, and serves as a foil. Authentic Anthony Daniels has portrayed the character in ten of eleven Star Wars cinematic films released to date; including Rogue One and the animated The Clone Wars. C-3PO and R2-D2 are the only characters to appear in all of the films except Solo: A Star Wars Story.