Deep Roy and Mike Quinn Autograph as Yoda from Star Wars
Authentic Deep Roy and Mike Quinn Autograph.
Authentic Deep Roy autograph as the walking Yoda in Star Wars. Lovely 8×10″ colour photograph hand signed by Deep Roy in gold marker adding “Walking Yoda” underneath his autograph.
The photograph is also signed by Mike Quinn as Yoda Right Hand, Mike autograph obtained 16th Feb 2019.
Gurdeep Roy (born Mohinder Purba; 26 January 1949), known as Deep Roy, is an Anglo-Indian actor, stuntman and puppeteer. At 132 cm tall, he has often been cast as diminutive characters, such as the Oompa-Loompas in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Keenser in Star Trek and later films (“Kelvin Timeline”), and in television series such as The X-Files, Doctor Who and Eastbound & Down.
Mike Quinn (born 1964) is an English puppeteer, animator, actor, director, producer, voice-over artist, puppet builder, composer and mentor. Worked on various characters in Star Wars as a puppeteer and also played Nien Nunb. During the filming of Return of the Jedi, Quinn (and Kathryn Mullen) were assistant puppeteers to Frank Oz in his performance of Yoda . He also performed the role of Nien Nunb in Return Of the Jedi. Between the late 1980s and early 1990s, Quinn joined forces with fellow puppeteer David Barclay, creating Ultimate Animates, a production company specializing in new building and performing techniques for internal and external puppet productions. He reprised his role as Nien Nunb in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, a role that he reprised again in Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Video of this item here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mF-p979aBik
Video of Mike Quinn signing: https://youtu.be/W-nyRys5w1k