Dirk Yohan Beer (born September 16, 1959), otherwise known as Dickey Beer, worked as a stunt performer on Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi. He portrayed four different roles which were that of Barada, Sergeant Junkin, a Stormtrooper and a Biker Scout who was tackled by Ewoks. He also was the stunt double for Jeremy Bulloch's Boba Fett, who he also played in the Ewok mockumentary later included as a easter egg for the 2004 original trilogy DVD releases, and also doubled Luke Skywalker in the same scene.
|1982||Return of the Ewok||Boba Fett|
|1983||Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi||Barada, Scout trooper, Stunt performer, double for Boba Fett, performed stunts for Luke Skywalker and Kithaba||Uncredited|
Notes and references
- Dickey Beer interview on Star Wars Interviews (Backup link)
- Dirk Yohan Beer confirmed he was in fact born on September 16th, 1959.