The May 4th episode of “Conan” was special. And not just because Jeremy Renner double down on his Black Widow comments. It was also Star Wars Day!

At one point during the show, the camera cut away to Darth Vader sitting in the audience as part Conan’s San Diego Comic-Con show announcement. Simple enough right? After all, we all know what lies beneath that black mask.

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Or alternatively, THIS:

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Except not this time. The actor hired to play the role of Darth Vader took to Reddit to geek out over getting to portray the dark lord of the Sith. Ladies…(and gentlemen and gender fluid persons who appreciate the male form):



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