If it wasn't for R2, the heroes of all six movies would not have lived to save the Republic. Always around with an innovative solution to save his human friends when they needed it most, R2-D2 is a crucial aspect in the fight to over-throw Emperor Palpatine.
R2-D2 Star Wars Photo Gallery
Use the arrows below to view some pictures of R2-D2 from the Star Wars movies.
R2-D2 Classic Scene
Kenny Baker Fast Facts
Birth Name: Kenneth George Baker Date of Birth: August 24, 1934 Birth Place: Birmingham, England
YouTube Fun Feature
Here's Kenny Baker, the man inside the droid costume: