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At first, Lucas was hesitant on account of he didn’t must reuse an actor from a earlier enterprise, and he’d already labored with Ford in American Graffiti.
So, Roos employed Ford — who moreover labored as a carpenter — to assemble a door inside the office the place the casting title was being held.
“Harrison had carried out a wide range of carpentry for me. He wished money, he had kids, he wasn’t an infinite movie star however. The day he was doing it, George occurred to be there. It was serendipitous,” Roos said in an interview for How Star Wars Conquered the Universe.