Kenny Baker's nephew pays tribute
British actor Kenny Baker, who starred as R2-D2 in six Star Wars films, has died aged 81 after a long illness, his niece has confirmed.
Baker made his name as the robot in the first Star Wars film in 1977 alongside Anthony Daniels' C-3PO character.
His nephew Drew Myserscough spoke to BBC News about his life.
13 Aug 2016
- From the section Entertainment & Arts