29 Celebrities you did not know starred in Star Wars

These celebs had small roles or cameos in George Lucas’ space opera franchise

Dominic West

29 Celebrities you did not know starred in Star Wars 1

Three years before debuting the role of Det. James “Jimmy” McNulty on HBO’s The Wire, Dominic West actually appeared as Jerus Jannick in 1999’s Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace. Jerus was a Palace Guard of the Royal Naboo Security Forces, which served the Royal House of the planet Naboo.

His most recent U.S. TV series is Showtime’s The Affair, in which he played the role of Noah Solloway, which earned him a Golden Globe nomination for best actor. West will be next seen as Prince Charles in seasons 5 and 6 of Netflix’s The Crown and in the film Downton Abbey 2, which is set to be released this December.