Saturday, 12 April 2008

R2D2 in hospital

IMAGE: Actor Kenny Baker inside R2D2Kenny Baker, the actor that was inside R2D2 in all six Star Wars films, was taken ill on his way back from attending film conventions in Chicago.

74 year-old Kenny has a long-standing asthma condition. He suffered problems during his flight home to the UK. Once back in England, he was rushed to a private hospital in Manchester.

The 3ft 8in star is expected to be back at his home in Ashton-On Ribble in a few days.

More details via source: Lancashire Evening Post

For more info about Kenny Baker check out his official site.

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