Star Wars Holiday Special, The

NR · Television · 1978

The Empire is close on the trail of Han and Chewbacca as they travel to Chewbacca's home planet for a Wookie holiday called Life Day.

This two hour holiday variety show was based on the movie Star Wars. It featured several of the characters from the movie as well as many celebrity guest stars.

This television special was only shown once on air and has never been shown again or released officially on video or DVD. It received terrible reviews and George Lucas essentially does not even acknowledge its existence.

C-3POAnthony Daniels
R2-D2Kenny Baker
RobotHarvey Korman
Luke SkywalkerMark Hamill
Han SoloHarrison Ford
Princess Leia OrganaCarrie Fisher
ChewbaccaPeter Mayhew