The Star Wars Holiday Special Trailer

The Star Wars Holiday Special Trailer (1978)

"A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away..." 01 December 1978 Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi 97 mins

Luke Skywalker and Han Solo battle evil Imperial forces to help Chewbacca reach his imperiled family on the Wookiee planet - in time for Life Day, their most important day of the year!

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Harrison Ford

as Han Solo

Mark Hamill

as Luke Skywalker

Carrie Fisher

as Princess Leia

Carrie Fisher

as Princess Leia Organa

Peter Mayhew

as Chewbacca

Beatrice Arthur

as Bar Proprieter

James Earl Jones

as Darth Vader (voice)

Art Carney

as Saun Dann

Art Carney

as Door-to-Door Salesman

Harvey Korman

as Krelman / Chef Gormaanda / Amorphian instructor

Harvey Korman

as Chef Gormaanda (and other characters)

Kenny Baker

as R2-D2

Diahann Carroll

as Mermeia Holographic Wow

Marty Balin

as Holographic Band Singer


Joe Layton

Joe Layton Producer

Jeff Starsh

Jeff Starsh Producer

Gary Smith

Gary Smith Executive Producer

Dwight Hemion

Dwight Hemion Executive Producer

Ken Welch

Ken Welch Producer

International Titles

Star Wars - The Holiday Special Trailer

Au temps de la guerre des étoiles Trailer

Звездные войны: Праздничный спецвыпуск Trailer

The 'Star Wars' Christmas Special Trailer

International Releases Dates

Argentina 01 December 1978

Canada 17 November 1978

France 01 January 1979

Mexico 01 December 1978

Sweden 30 March 1979

United States 17 November 1978

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