Following the sad news this morning of the passing of Dave Prowse, the man who inhabited the menacing armour of Darth Vader, many of his fellow stars have paid their respects on social media. Here’s is a selection of those tributes.

He was also remembered by members of the wider Star Wars family.

Members of the press and the wider entertainment industry also remembered the great Bristolian.

Tune in to tonight’s episode of Good Morning Tatooine at 9.00pm GMT where Brian and Matt will remember Prowse and discuss the latest Star Wars news.