— Star Wars (@starwars) November 15, 2017
The force to surprise is certainly strong with Mark Hamill.
The Star Wars actor, 66, shocked fans during the Star Tours ride at Disneyland in Anaheim, California, on Tuesday. While park visitors were expecting a relatively normal experience, they got something much more.
In a Twitter video shared by Star Wars, a Star Tours employee read from his script, but added a slight change, saying, “Actually, you know what, the captain did mention something about a special passenger.”
As the employees eyebrows went up, he continued, “Oh, and the Force is strong with this one. So let me go out and…”
Just as the employee was walking out, Hamill arrived, buoyantly greeting Disneyland visitors with, “Hello everyone!”
As the seated crowd gasped and began to cheer, the icon stepped fully into the small ride compartment and jokingly said, “Wait a minute, there’s no Star Wars fans here, right?”
A woman in the crowd contradicted him, emphatically saying, “Yes, there are!”
This isn’t the first time Hamill has surprised fans. The Star Wars: The Last Jedi actor took part in the …read more