This robot even has a cousin--no, not C3PO
, the droid companion of R2D2.
It's not that you can't imagine a conscious robot," Dennett tells those who doubt such assertions, citing the friendly R2D2 and C3PO
from "Star Wars" and the ominous Hal in "2001: A Space Odyssey.
Cordless and battery operated, the Sith Lord is likely to be the favourite of a series which also offers an Imperial Stormtrooper, lightsaber, Millennium Falcon, bounty hunter Boba Fett, Death Star, C3PO
, R2D2 and a green glowing Yoda.
Near the conclusion of the iconic theme, confetti in the shapes of "Star Wars" characters C3PO
and R2D2 cascade down from the ceiling.
Anthony Daniels will also be back as C3PO
, along with sidekick R2D2, played by Kenny Baker, and Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca.
Protocol droid C3PO
and gremlin-like Salacious Crumb was eliminated in the first round itself, while Jar-Jar Binks never even made it into contention.
To be fair, there was some new information on the webpage including the revelation that involvement in the open days would be taking place "face to face" (note to self: do not bring C3PO
mask to consultation event).
Terry is also using a crowd-funding website to try and raise money for his own replica C3PO
outfit - the image of the brass-coloured robot who has the honour of being one of only four characters to appear in all six of the Star Wars movies.
Anthony Daniels, who played C3PO
in the six films, provided the narration that drove the night onward, introducing each stunning segment of video footage which was accompanied by the flawless orchestra.
Hollywood stars include a rare appearance from Star Wars' C3PO
actor Anthony Daniels.
One parent has hung a collection of original Star Wars movie pictures featuring the characters of C3PO
Young people now are being entranced by Dr Who and electronic games consoles just like the previous generation was by R2D2 and C3PO