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This Guy's Documentary About His Stormtrooper Grandad Will Warm Your Heart

Jack said: "I wanted to make a tribute to my Grandad but ultimately it turned into an audition tape, a personal mission to carry on my family's legacy and carry on the extra bloodline to the next generation."

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Meet Jack Lattimer

This guy really, really likes Star Wars
Jack Lattimer / Via Facebook

This guy really, really likes Star Wars

Meet Jack's Grandad, Peter

Yes, Jack's Grandad was a stormtrooper in the original Star Wars trilogy
Peter Allen

Yes, Jack's Grandad was a stormtrooper in the original Star Wars trilogy

Its fair to say that Jack's Grandad, Peter, has been an extra in ALOT of films

Peter Allen

If there was such a thing as a famous extra, Jack's Grandad would be up there with the greats

Extras aren't normally supposed to go up to the stars but Peter worked his charm on all of them

Heres Peter having a cuppa with Micheal Caine
Peter Allen

Heres Peter having a cuppa with Micheal Caine

Not many people can say their Grandad was a Stormtrooper

Jack's Grandad can often be found signing autographs at Comic Conventions up and down England
Peter Allen

Jack's Grandad can often be found signing autographs at Comic Conventions up and down England

Oh, and he also played Geezum

And yes, he has a figurine, HE HAS A FIGURINE
Peter Allen

And yes, he has a figurine, HE HAS A FIGURINE

Here is Peter/ Geezum chilling out in between scenes

Peter Allen

Jack said:

"There is an art to being an extra, a knack, and I think I've got it..."

Watch GRANDAD WAS A STORMTROOPER here

View this video on YouTube

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And see Jack show off his extra prowess and make a bid to be a person in the background far, far away

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