Mark Richard Hamill (born September 25, 1951) is an American actor, voice artist, producer, director and writer who is famous for playing Luke Skywalker in the original Star Wars films. He also appeared with the some of the Star Wars cast in episode 417 of The Muppet Show and also did the voice for The Skeleton King in Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! Hamill also lent his voice to the English version of the PlayStation Portable title, Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep as Master Eraqus . The game's director, Tetsuya Nomura, stated in an interview that he chose Hamill for the part specifically because of his role as Luke Skywalker. Hamill also provided some voices for My Friends Tigger and Pooh.