2) R.I.P The man inside R2-D2

2) R.I.P The man inside R2-D2


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Kenneth George "Kenny" Baker (24 August 1934 – 13 August 2016) was an English actor and musician. He is best known for portraying the character R2-D2 in the Star Wars science fiction movie franchise.

His final role would also be R2-D2 in The Force Awakens

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Comment by AMParsons29 » Sat Jan 28, 2017 12:03 pm

actually carrie finished episode VIII before passing i dont know if kenny did though. because carrie passed on her way back from her final filming
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Comment by Caribou » Sat Jan 28, 2017 2:34 pm

Kenny wasn't inside R2 in The Force Awakens - he was there as a consultant only - and it seems that that was the last film he was involved with.
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Comment by Janina » Tue Jan 31, 2017 10:35 pm

With all the celebrity deaths I forgot for a moment that he died as well... :( It's a heartwarming picture to remember him.
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