- "...you stare at a Yoda puppet for 2 hours. I swear he winked at me at one point ... Yoda's line of 'Try not! Do, or do not. There is no try' is what made me determined to get a part on a Star Wars film. How ironic is it that I succeed, and end up staring him in the face?"
- ―Christian Simpson
Christian Simpson (born January 31, 1973) is a British actor, writer, and composer who portrayed several characters including starfighter pilot Bravo Six, Lieutenant Gavyn Sykes, in Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace. Simpson's likeness was reused for Sykes in the MMORPG Star Wars Galaxies and the game Battle For Naboo.
Simpson is also the host of a popular retrogaming YouTube channel, and a writer of award-winning stories and screenplays. His time travel novel The Chrononaut was developed for TV with Superman Returns Executive Producer Gil Adler attached.
Since 2005 he has appeared as a guest at a number of autograph signing conventions for entertainment fans in Japan, Germany, Canada, Great Britain, and most recently at San Diego Comic Con in the USA.