Standing only three feet, eight inches tall, he also played the Ewok Paploo in “Return of the Jedi.”
Besides his very important parts in the first six “Star Wars” films, he also appeared in such films as “Time Bandits,” “Flash Gordon,” “RECOiL” and “Labyrinth.”
On television, Baker appeared in such programs as “Casualty,” “The Muppet Show,” “The Goodies” as well as a BBC production of “The Chronicles of Narnia.”
He was credited as a consultant in the most recent “Star Wars” film, “The Force Awakens.”
So far, no comment has been provided by his “Star Wars” co-star and well-known douche bag Anthony Daniels.
He is survived by two children.