PHIL BROWN UNCLE OWEN LARS AUTOGRAPH MARK HAMILL

£65.00

Phil Brown as Uncle Owen Lars Autograph who played Luke Skywalker’s (Mark Hamill) uncle in Episode IV – A New Hope.
8×10 Black and White photograph showing both Uncle Owen and Luke signed in black marker pen.
Sadly Phil passed away in 2006 of pneumonia at the age of 89.

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PHIL BROWN UNCLE OWEN LARS AUTOGRAPH MARK HAMILL

Genuine PHIL BROWN UNCLE OWEN LARS AUTOGRAPH MARK HAMILL. 8×10 Black and White photograph showing both Uncle Owen and Luke signed in black marker pen.

 

Philip Mortimer Brown (April 30, 1916 – February 9, 2006) was an American actor who played. Luke Skywalker’s Uncle Owen Lars in Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope.

Genuine Phil Brown signed memorabilia

Browns acting career extended back to the 1930’s, including stage and film roles. In the 1950’s, he blacklisted during the McCarthy era, despite the fact that he was never a member of the Communist Party. Unable to find work in Hollywood due to the unfounded accusations; he relocated his family to England. Where he built a successful acting and directing career over the next forty years. Authentic Phil Brown actor as Uncle Lars signed photo.

Uncle Owen actor

Phil Brown actor, cast by George Lucas in the role of Uncle Owen Lars actor for Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope after he responded to a casting call in the U.K. seeking actors with strong American accents.

Uncle Owen signed memorabilia Star Wars

Furthermore, after returning to the U.S. in 1993, Brown was a popular figure at conventions; including Celebration II where he was able to meet Joel Edgerton, who played Owen Lars in Episodes II and III. He retired from acting and directing due to his declining health; and died of pneumonia in 2006 at the age of 89.

Additionally, in the prequel films, Owen is the son of Cliegg Lars and stepbrother of Anakin Skywalker. He and his wife Beru take custody of Luke at the end of Revenge of the Sith.