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– Palpatine, Attack of the Clones

Today we celebrate Rob Coleman at his 46th birthday (born 1964)

Rob(ert) Coleman was born in Toronto, Canada. He joined Industrial Light & Magic’s team of animators in 1993 and become Animation Director for all three prequels Star Wars movies. Rob Coleman also did cameo as a Pod race spectator in The Phantom Menace and the Opera House patron Romeo Treblanc in Attack of the Clones.

Romeo Treblanc is the owner and proprietor of the Galaxies Opera House on Coruscant. He can be seen in his own private viewing box next to the one where Palpatine tells Anakin the tale of Darth Plagueis the Wise.

Senator Darsana was a speaking part for Rob Coleman. Unfortunately his part didn’t even make it to deleted scene. He was supposed to be a part of the deleted scen “Padmé Addresses the Senate”. (Source: Wookiepedia)

The totally computer generated Jedi Coleman Trebor is named after Rob Coleman, Trebor is Robert spelled backwards.

Jedi Master Coleman Kcaj is an Ongree and a member of the Jedi Council during its last days. Coleman Kcaj is named after Rob Coleman’s son Jack (Kcaj backwards).