John Morton

Booth C-3

John is best known as Dak, Luke Skywalker’s back-seater in the Battle of Hoth, The Empire Strikes Back. He also appeared in the film substituting for Jeremy Bulloch as Boba Fett on Bespin when Boba utters his famous line to Darth Vader, “He’s no good to me dead.” He is a regular contributor to Lucasfilm’s Star and the U.K.’s Jedi News.

Beyond the Galaxy, fans know John from roles in epic films like A Bridge Too Far, Superman II and Flash Gordon and in the BBC television series Oppenheimer. A veteran performer, he appeared on London’s West End stage and New York’s Off-Off Broadway as an actor and musician. When not acting, singing or playing guitar, he was a lighting and sound technician
affiliated with London’s White Light Electrics working on such classic productions as The Rocky Horror Show, the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Nicholas Nickleby and thought provoking plays by celebrated playwright David Hare.

A writer and published author, John’s Backstory In Blue: Ellington At Newport ’56 is a behind-the-scenes look at a legendary moment in American cultural history when a performance of the great Duke Ellington Orchestra almost caused a riot at the third Newport Jazz Festival.

Currently, he is in discussions with a number of film producers to package and develop his screenplay adaptation of Backstory In Blue. John’ stageplays have been produced in New York and Washington, notably his award-winning Hubris.

John’s website is here. His Twitter account is here.


$40 Autograph

$40 Selfie

$60 Autograph/Selfie combo

$60 Professional Photo Op

$100 “Boba Fett” Professional Photo Op


Friday, August 13

  • Lunch: 12:00pm-1:30pm
  • Boba Fett Reunion Photo Op:1:30pm-1:45pm
  • Solo Photo Op: 1:45pm-2:00pm
  • Signing: 2:00pm-3:45pm
  • Break: 3:45pm-4:15pm
  • Signing: 4:15pm-5:00pm

Saturday, August 14

  • Lunch: 11:00am-12:15pm
  • Signing: 12:15pm-1:00pm
  • Panel: 1:00pm-2:00pm
  • Break: 2:00pm-2:30pm
  • Boba Fett Reunion Photo Op:2:30pm-2:45pm
  • Solo Photo Op: 2:45pm-3:00pm
  • Break: 3:00pm-3:30pm
  • Signing: 3:30pm-5:30pm

Sunday, August 15

  • Signing: 11:15am-12:15pm
  • Lunch: 12:15pm-1:15pm
  • Signing: 1:15pm-2:45pm
  • Break: 2:45pm-3:00pm
  • Boba Fett Reunion Photo Op: 3:00pm-3:15pm
  • Solo Photo Op: 3:15pm-3:30pm
  • Break: 3:30pm-3:45pm
  • Signing: 3:45pm-5:00pm


Saturday, August 14 at 1:00 pm on Main Stage

Dickey Beer and John Morton

Wearing The Boba Fett Armor

Dickey Beer and John Morton both played Boba Fett is the original Star Wars trilogy. Both will discuss playing the iconic Mandalorian as well as the character’s contribution to the Star Wars canon.