Tim Rose is best known for playing the role of Admiral Ackbar in Return of the Jedi, the finale of the original Star Wars Trilogy. He reprised the role again in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
In addition, Rose also puppeteered the characters of Sy Snootles and Salacious Crumb in that film, and has been involved with other Lucasfilm and Jim Henson Studios movies, including The Dark Crystal and Howard the Duck.
He also helped in puppeteering the character of Tik-Tok in Disney's Return to Oz.
Tim also made the puppets Cosmo and Dibs for the BBC children's series You and Me. They debuted on that show in 1983.
Tim Rose will be appearing at Hamilton Comic Con on Saturday and Sunday.