Speaking completely to Entertainment Weekly, Mark Hamill explains why his time on Star Wars portraying Luke Skywalker is formally over.
“Oh, I can’t think about that, no,” Hamill tells EW completely about whether or not or not he’d think about enjoying within the Star Wars universe once more if the scenario was proper. “I had a starting, center, and finish. These movies gave me excess of I ever anticipated once we began out so it’s by no means even occurred to me. My farewell was in Episode IX and it was bittersweet. I really like all these folks and I definitely have affection for George and the character he created. I’m filled with gratitude for what it has given me and my profession however I don’t need to be grasping. There are nonetheless so many extra tales to inform and so many nice actors to inform them, they don’t want me.”
Hamill could have stated his last farewell to Luke and his adventures however he’s nonetheless watching. He explains why the franchise’s evolution with the Disney+ sequence The Mandalorian is a great concept.
“I believe they’ve a beautiful benefit on The Mandalorian in that it’s economical storytelling. They don’t have the burden of delivering a big particular results extravaganza just like the movies needed to do,” he explains. “It type of will get again to the fundamentals of George envisioning it as a western in house. It has that tone of a Sergio Leone Western. I’m very impressed with it and to me, a really good transfer on their half as a result of you may’t maintain making an attempt to high…It’s just like the superhero films that must ship these gargantuan epics. And with The Mandalorian, they’ll focus extra on the characters and the storytelling. I believe it’s wonderful.”