In the fourth episode of Russo Bros. Pizza Film School, Joe and Anthony Russo sit down with Luke Skywalker himself, Mark Hamill, to talk about arguably the best Star Wars film, The Empire Strikes Back.
Created and hosted by Joe and Anthony Russo, Pizza Film School aims to educate and spread some love to favorite classic films, as well as local pizzerias while movie lovers are stuck at home during the pandemic. The Bros assign a movie for the class every week and sit down with guests to talk about how the films have transformed their relationship with cinema while enjoying a slice or two from a local pizzeria. An AGBO Production.
Mark Hamill who is best known for his role as Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars film series is an avid social media user himself with over 9M followers on Instagram and Twitter. He shocked the world recently by sharing on Twitter that he had to keep the infamous twist in The Empire Strikes Back secret for over a year, only Irvin Kershner, George Lucas and Mark knew the line would be dubbed in, “I am your father”. Hamill also recently released never before seen photos from The Empire Strikes Back for its 40th anniversary.
Screenwriters Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely have written some of Marvel’s most acclaimed and successful movies (Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame). As partners in AGBO, the artist collective founded by Joe and Anthony Russo, Markus and McFeely are Co-Presidents of Story, shepherding a growing list of titles. There is a natural and long-forged creative relationship between Markus and McFeely and the Russo Brothers, having collaborated on the last two Captain America films and the two final Avengers sequels.
Founded by award-winning, record-breaking directors Anthony and Joe Russo, AGBO is an artist-led entertainment company focused on creating content borne of innovative story universes across film, television, and digital platforms. Headquartered in downtown Los Angeles, AGBO was founded in 2017.