Okay, he’s not a marquee player like Mark Hamill but a rare opportunity nonetheless. He was the first actor to portray the emperor in the movies. Yes, it’s minutiae but geeks are into minutiae.
The line was short but constant. Most of the people in line were working on projects. The fans unrolled their posters already littered with signatures. Some items barely had room for one more autographs. You’d almost expect to see gloves worn by the collectors to prevent the oils in their hands from damaging the paper…I think I have seen too many movies about mysteries in the museums.
After a short wait I got my photo signed and joined up with some friends. We were done for the night and started planning the next day.