Earlier than Mark Hamill was Luke Skywalker, he began out identical to many people did after we have been youthful — working at a quick meals restaurant. Mark Hamill acquired a job at Jack within the Box when he was 18, however his employment with the corporate didn’t final very lengthy.
“I all the time aspired to work the window, proper? I needed to be on the speaker, and as an alternative I used to be all the time within the again,” Mark Hamill defined to Individuals. “And after I acquired my likelihood at it, I blew it.” The actor mentioned he used an exuberant clown voice to say, “Welcome to Jack within the Box! Could I take your order?” which didn’t sit properly along with his supervisor. “Properly, I assumed it was intelligent. The supervisor thought in any other case,” Hamill mentioned with fun. “I used to be most likely actually irritating. Anyway, he simply informed me to go residence and by no means come again.” Most individuals don’t get to return to a job they have been fired from, a lot much less 50 years later, however Jack within the Box is bringing Mark Hamill again for a brand new marketing campaign. Hamill lastly set to work the drive-thru, a lot to the delight of the shoppers.
Mark Hamill clearly went on to greater and higher issues following his temporary profession at Jack within the Box, so he’s actually not holding a grudge towards them. “When there’s a setback in your life it’s a must to double down and go proper again at it. It wasn’t like I used to be disillusioned like, ‘Oh no, I’ll by no means work once more,’” Hamill mentioned. “I simply thought, ‘Okay, that occurred. Now how can I am going to the subsequent job and make it possible for doesn’t occur once more?’ It’s all a part of life expertise that prepares you for no matter you’re aiming for.” Mark Hamill will subsequent seem in Mike Flanagan’s The Fall of the Home of Usher. The Netflix miniseries lately wrapped manufacturing however doesn’t have an official launch date but.