Star Wars

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    Video caption: Dave Prowse: Darth Vader actor dies aged 85

    Dave Prowse's career spanned 50 years, but it was his role as Darth Vader in Star Wars that brought him global fame.

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    Video caption: John Boyega stars in director Steve McQueen's latest Small Axe film: Red, White and Blue

    Life imitates art for John Boyega as he plays a police officer fighting racism, in the same year he took centre stage at the Black Lives Matters protest.

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    Video caption: Taika Waititi on charity, homeschooling, racism and Star Wars

    Thor and Jojo Rabbit filmmaker Taika Waititi tells BBC News what life has been like during lockdown

  4. The Empire Strikes Back

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    Video caption: 40 years ago George Lucas risked everything on making The Empire Strikes Back. Here's how.

    40 years ago George Lucas risked all on The Empire Strikes Back. Mark Burman draws on rare archive and new interviews to tell the story of a classic space opera.