Stars Celebrate ‘Star Wars’ Day: See Celebrity Tweets And Photos!

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Celebrity Star Wars Day Tweets

By Andrew Shuster |

Celebrity Star Wars Day Tweets


May 4 marks Star Wars Day, a celebration of the classic sci-fi franchise. Many celebrity fans are tweeting about the unofficial holiday on Twitter. See stars’ tweets and photos below!

“May the Fourth” was chosen as Star Wars Day because it’s a pun on the film’s catchphrase, “May the force be with you.” One famous fan celebrating is Kelly Ripa, who posted a photo of herself sitting with Darth Vader and other characters, along with the caption, “May the FOURTH be with you.” Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb posted a GIF of themselves having a lightsaber battle on their talk show. And Rogue One actor Riz Ahmed said, “May the 4th be with you.”

Mace Windu portrayer Samuel L. Jackson posted a photo of a green light saber and divulged, “Reminiscing with my battle light saber. Lots of scars on that green light rod. MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU!” Lin-Manuel Miranda shared photos of himself with Harrison Ford and James Earl Jones and said, “#MayTheFourthBeWithYou.” And Luke Skywalker himself, Mark Hamill, noted, “FUN FACT-#MayThe4thBeWithYouDay is also the day: MAGGIE THATCHER became 1st female UK/PM- AL CAPONE went to jail & WILL ARNETT was born!”

Meanwhile, Jacob Tremblay posted a photo with Natalie Portman, and added, “#Padme (aka Natalie) & I would like to wish you all a very happy #StarWarsDay! #MayThe4thBeWithYou!” Joseph Gordon-Levitt offered, “#MayTheFourthBeWithYou… always.” And Josh Gad tweeted, “In honor of #maythe4thbewithyou here are outtakes from my #starwars videos with #daisyridley who can’t keep a straight face. Nor can I.”

Derek Hough wrote, “May the 4th be with you!!! #may4 #starwars #yodaGotQuotes.” Tony Robbins conveyed, “Step up now, you must. Hmmmmmm. May the fourth be with you!” And Sarah Michelle Gellar wrote, “#MayThe4thBeWithYou. Happy #StarWars day!!” and shared a “#Chewbacca cookie recipe” from her cookbook.

Additionally, Bryce Dallas Howard, Karlie Kloss, Freddie Prinze Jr. and Kevin Smith all tweeted the hashtag “#MayThe4thBeWithYou.” Check out a photo gallery below. Gossip Cop will update as more stars celebrate Star Wars Day.


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