Who Won the 1958
Academy Awards Best Actor

Alec Guinness

("The Bridge On The River Kwai")

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The Force Was Strong With This One: Mark Hamill Says Alec Guinness Slapped Him While Filming 'A New Hope'

moviepilot.com
Alec Guinness was a popular actor in the early days of film, becoming know for roles in Lawrence of Arabia, The Lavender Hill Mob and his Oscar-winning role in The Bridge on the River Kwai. Much like other famous English actors, he was given the high ...

1958 Academy Awards Best Actor Winner Alec Guinness News

Star Wars 8: Mark Hamill reveals how Obi-Wan influenced The Last ...

Express.co.uk
STAR WARS: The Last Jedi lead Mark Hamill has revealed how Sir Alec Guinness' Obi-Wan Kenobi influenced his portrayal of older Luke Skywalker.



1958 Academy Awards Best Actor Winner Alec Guinness News

Star Wars: Alec Guinness Slapped Mark Hamill On The Set Of A New Hope

LRM Online (press release) (blog)
This latest story comes courtesy of the man himself, Mark Hamill, and chronicles a little side-tale between him and Sir Alec Guinness, the presence behind the original Obi-Wan Kenobi. It's worth mentioning that at the time of production, most everyone ...

1958 Academy Awards Best Actor Winner Alec Guinness News

How Alec Guinness Influenced Mark Hamill's Star Wars: The Last Jedi Performance

Cinema Blend
The fandom is eager to see Mark Hamill wield a lightsaber and train Rey, and now the actor has revealed how his performance has been influenced by the late Alec Guinness. While Luke will be his own character, Hamill took a page from the OG Obi-Wan's ...



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