A FAMOUS Star Wars actor is set to visit Gibraltar to participate in this year’s Gibraltar International Comic Convention.

Michael Henbury Ballan, famous for playing the role of the Ewok in Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi, will speak about his experience in the film industry.

During his successful career, Henbury Ballan also played a Gringotts Goblin in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, a goblin corpse in Labyrinth and a hedgehog in the Chronicles of Narnia.

Timothy Russ, who is best known for his portrayal of Lieutenant Commander Tuvok in Star Trek: Voyager, will also be appearing at the convention.

Further to the actors’ highly anticipated appearances there will be interactive seminars, workshops, exhibits, CosPlay, e-Gaming and live action role playing.

Genres will include horror, animation, manga, toys, collectable card games, video games, webcomics and fantasy novels.

There are a limited number of early bird tickets available for £27 online on http://gibraltarinternationalcomiccon.com/shop/