Star Wars Actor Alfie Curtis Dead At 87

Rosalie Gross
December 28, 2017

Mark took to Twitter to remember the actor, who appeared in the original 'Star Wars' movie as Dr Evazan, who threatened his character Luke Skywalker at Mos Eisley Cantina. Alfie Curtis' other credits include the 1980s TV series Cribb as well as 1980s classic The Elephant Man opposite John Hurt.

Hamill went on to say that Curtis made the iconic scene memorable and called it one of the best scenes that he's ever been a part of. As horrific as he was on-camera, off-camera he was amusing, king & a real gentleman. "Thanks Alf - you'll be missed".

The news breaks on a day that also happens to be the one-year anniversary of the death of Carrie Fisher, who played Princess/General Leia Organa in the franchise.

Alfie Curtis was born in London in 1930.

It was also revealed about the character that Evazan reportedly found an affinity for "creative surgery", during his training to become a doctor.

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Olender said a second auto was damaged in the incident, so the teens each face two counts of vehicular vandalism. "He's gone. Four boys, three of them 14 years old and one 13, were taken into custody not far from the overpass.

That was Cornelius Evazan, the intimidating Cantina actor played b Curtis. A cause of death has not been named.

Another wrote: "Out of all the bad guy lines in all the Star Wars movies, "He doesn't like you".

The entertainment world is in mourning following the death of Star Wars actor Alfie Curtis. "I don't like you, either".

A third stated: "The bar scene in #StarWars remains one of the coolest sequences ever committed to film".

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