Who played Darth Vader?

The iconic character of Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy was portrayed by two actors. The physical performance of Vader, including his imposing presence and fight scenes, was performed by David Prowse, a former bodybuilder and actor. However, the character’s voice was famously provided by James Earl Jones, an accomplished actor with a deep, resonant voice that brought a sense of power and authority to the character. Together, Prowse and Jones helped create one of the most memorable villains in movie history.