Who is Mark Hamill?
Mark Hamill is an American actor, voice actor and screenwriter and he is famously known for his role as Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars films and as Donald Swan in the 2004 movie Comic Book: The Movie and he has also starred in other movies and television series such as Castle in the Sky, Earth Day and Insight.
Biography and Education
Mark Hamill was born on the 25th of September, 1951 in Oakland, California, United States and he was born to his mother Virginia Suzanne and to his father William Thomas Hamill, a U.S. Navy Captain and he grew up with six siblings, who are two brothers named Will and Patrick and four sisters named Terry, Jeanie, Kim and Jan.
Mark Hamill attended Walsingham Academy, an elementary School and Poe Middle School, he also attended Hale Junior High School, he then enrolled at James Madison High School and later changed to Annandale High School, he then moved to Nile C. Kinnick High School, where he graduated from in 1969 and he later graduated from Los Angeles City College, with a major in drama.
Movies and Career
Mark Hamill has starred in a lot of movies over the years and they include; Wizards and Star Wars in 1977, Corvette Summer in 1978, The Empire Strikes Back and The Big Red One in 1980, The Nights the Lights Went Out in Georgia in 1981, Britannia Hospital in 1982, Return of the Jedi in 1983, Slipstream and Fall of the Eagles in 1989, Midnight Ride in 1990, Black Magic Woman and The Guyver in 1991, Sleepwalkers in 1992, Time Runner and Batman: Mask of the Phantasm in 1993, La Cite de la Peur and The Raffle in 1994, Village of the Damned in 1995, Laserhawk in 1997, Hamilton and Watchers Reborn in 1998, Wing Commander and Walking Across Egypt in 1999, Joseph: King of Dreams and Batman Beyond: Return of the joker in 2000, Earth Day and Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back in 2001, Castle in the sky and Reeseville in 2003, Comic Book: The Movie in 2004, Thru the Moebius Strip and Batman: New Times in 2005, Ultimate Avengers 2 and Tom and Jerry: Shiver Me Whiskers in 2006, Battle for Terra and Futurama: Bender’s Big Score in 2007, Tigger and Pooh and a Musical Too and Mythical Too in 2009, Super Duper Super Sleuths and Dante’s Inferno: An Animated Epic in 2010, Thelomeris in 2011, Airborne and Back to the sea in 2012, Virtually Heroes and I Know that voice in 2013, Kingsman: The Secret Service in 2014, Regular Show: The Movie and Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015, Batman: The Killing Joke in 2016, Best Friends: Boot Camp and Star Wars: The Last Jedi in 2017, Con Man in 2018, Child’s Play and Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker in 2019 and many more.
He has also starred in television series and shows such as Headmaster in 1970, The Partridge Family in 1971, Night Gallery in 1972, General Hospital from 1972 to 1973, The New Scooby-Doo Movies from 1973 to 1974, Insight in 1974, Eric in 1975, Medical Centre in 1976, The City in 1977, Star Wars Holiday Special in 1978, The Muppet Show in 1980, Amazing Stories in 1986, Hooperman in 1989, Earth Angel in 1991, The Legend of Prince Valiant in 1992, The Little Mermaid in 1993, Bonkers in 1994, Mina and the Count in 1995, Space Cases in 1996, 3rd Rock from the Sun in 1997, I Am Weasel in 1998, The Night of the Headless Horseman in 1999, Son of the Beach in 2000, Time Squad from 2001 to 2003, V.I.P. in 2001, Rocket Power in 2002, Stuart Little in 2003, Robot Chicken from 2005 to 2012, Justice League in 2006, Spongebob Sqaurepants in 2007, Afro Samurai: Resurrection in 2009, Batman: The Brave and the Bold in 2010, The Cleveland Show in 2011, Secret Mountain Fort Awesome in 2012, Gravity Falls in 2014, The Flash from 2015 to 2016, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in 2017, Star Wars Forces of Destiny in 2018, Weird City in 2019, Invincible in 2020 and many more.
Awards and Nominations
Mark Hamill won the best actor at the 1978, 1981 and 1984 Saturn Awards, he won the best animated character performance at the DVD Exclusive Awards in 2006, he won the outstanding achievement in character performance at the Interactive Achievement Awards in 2010, he won the supporting performance in a drama at the NAVGTR in 2010, he won the best performer at the 2012 British Academy Games Awards, he won the supporting performance in a drama at the 2016 NAVGTR Awards, he won the motion pictures star at the 2018 Hollywood Walk of Fame, he won the best actor at the 2018 Saturn Awards, he was nominated for outstanding actor in a musical at the 1985 Drama Desk Awards, he was nominated for best performer at the 2016 British Academy Games Awards and over the years, he has won many more awards and nominated for many more.
Height, Weight and Personal Looks
Mark Hamill stands at a height of 5ft 9inches, he weighs 72kg, he is fair in complexion, has brown hair color and blue eye color.
Mark Hamill is a married man and he is married to dental hygienist Marilou York, they got married on the 17th of December, 1978.
Mark Hamill was born to his father named William Thomas Hamill and to his mother named Virginia Suzanne Hamill and he grew up with two brothers named Will Hamill and Patrick Hamill and four sisters named Kim Hamill, Jeanie Hamill, Terry Hamill and Jan Hamill and he has three kids, who are two sons named Nathan Hamill and Griffin Hamill and a daughter named Chelsea Hamill.
Nationality and Ethnicity
Mark Hamill is of American nationality and white ethnicity.
Mark Hamill was raised in a Roman Catholic household; therefore; he is a Christian by religion.
Mark Hamill’s real name is Mark Richard Hamill.
Zodiac Sign and Birthday
Mark Hamill was born on the 25th of September, 1951, therefore his zodiac sign is Libra and he celebrates his birthday on the 25th of September each year.
Hamill and his family currently reside in Los Angeles, California, United States of America.
Social Media Presence
Hamill is active on social media, as of recent, he has accumulated over 100,000 Twitter followers and he is also active on a host of other social media networks.
Controversies, rumors and legal issues
Since becoming famously known as an actor in 1970, Hamill hasn’t been linked to any known controversy, rumors and legal issues.
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Mark Hamill Net Worth and Salary
Mark Hamill net worth is estimated to be $23 million and he earns over $4 million as salary annually and his net worth accumulated due to the success in his career as an actor, writer and voice actor and for starring in movies such as Virtually Heroes and Sushi Girl.
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