We have stolen a small Imperial shuttle. Disguised as a cargo ship, and using a secret Imperial code, a strike team will land on the moon and deactivate the shield generator.
– General Madine, Return of the Jedi
Today we celebrate Dermot Crowley at his 68th birthday (born 1947)
Dermot (Joseph) Crowley was born in Cork, Ireland and played General Crix Madine in Return of the Jedi.
General Crix Madine is a Rebel Alliance officer and advisor to Mon Mothma. He was responsible for capturing the Imperial shuttle Tydirium with which the rebels could infiltrate Imperial territory on the Sanctuary Moon of Endor.