Anakin Skywalker Is All Grown Up… And The ‘Force’ Is Definitely Still With Him.

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Jake Lloyd was born on March 5, 1989 in Fort Collins, Colorado.

You don’t need to be an actor to think that being part of the Star Wars saga would be an experience of epic proportions. Regardless of how successful someone is in Hollywood and the world, getting cast to work in this franchise is like finding the coveted Holy Grail.

Jake Lloyd was only 10 years old when he landed the role of the young Anakin Skywalker in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace in 1999. Yet, despite the huge success of the film, his acting career was relatively shor-lived. Jake found himself the victim of bullying at school after receiving world-wide attention for his portrayal of Anakin. He has had many struggles along the way but he will always be the adorable Anakin to his fans.

He had a couple of small roles in TV and film.