When: Mon., May 4, 5 p.m. 2020
The Humboldt-Del Norte Film Commission celebrates May the Fourth on Facebook Live chat with the actor who played Chubbray the Ewok in Return of the Jedi. The Facebook Live event will feature stories of Mr. Thompson's experiences filming the classic sci-fi movie in the Redwood Region, which was the prime location for the forest moon of Endor. Released in 1983, the film was the final installment of the original Star Wars trilogy and cemented the region's redwood trees in film history. In addition to his stories, the actor will also be answering questions from fans which can be submitted in the comments during the live event.