Actor | Director | Miscellaneous Crew
His brief role as Luke Skywalker's Uncle Owen in the film Star Wars was his most memorable role. He was cast after George Lucas was looking for an an actor with a strong American accent. Brown, who was living in London after being blacklisted in the...
[on his role in Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) ][Owen] was a straight-forward curmudgeon - which I am anyway, so it was easy for me to play. I've been a curmudgeon for a long time.
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
Dive deep into everything about film festivals, family entertainment, IMDb Picks, and more.