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Mark Hamill is getting back to his roots.
The 70-year-old legendary “Star Wars” actor is in a new ad for Jack in the Box, the fast food company that fired him after working briefly at one of his stores as a teenager. Hamill, then an 18-year-old aspiring actor studying at Los Angeles City College, decided to use his goofy clown voice to take customer orders while working at a drive-thru. His manager disapproved and he was packed. However, when Hamill gets another shot at the drive-thru, Hamill’s clown voice returns in the new ad. This time he gets the added bonus of an amazing unsuspecting customer.
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“I used to work here as a teenager. I finally got to work on the windows. And instead of just saying, ‘Can I take your order?’ I thought. I did the clown voice with my usual voice and they didn’t like it,” Hamill recalled to one Jack in the Box customer. “They didn’t like it at all. Years later they called me up and said, ‘Do you want to come back again? ‘” Sure, shut up! And now I’m back baby He added, “Second chances are great.”
Hamill said insider More about his time on Jack in the Box. “I worked at another fast food restaurant when I was 16, so I knew the routine,” Hamill told the outlet. I’ve always wanted to make windows.”
He continued, “I wanted to interact with the masses. I loved the idea of speaking for a clown mouth speaker.” That “clown mouth speaker” got him fired “I thought I should talk like a clown. I did,” Hamill said. “I thought it was funny, but my boss thought it was annoying.”
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“My boss told me to stop, and I did it,” the actor said. If you can’t take it seriously, it might not be for you.’ In other words, go and never come back.”
Hamill first spoke out about his time on Jack in the Box during an appearance on 2019’s The Late Late Show With James Corden.
Mark Hamill puts Jack to work at a box drive-thru 50 years after being fired by a fast food chain
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