Chris Gardner is an author of the Build the Millennium Falcon part works. He also worked on The Official Star Wars Fact File, published 2002 through 2005. He has also contributed to the UK Star Wars Magazine and Star Wars Insider interviewing such Star Wars luminaries as the late Michael Sheard (Admiral Kendal Ozzel), Gil Taylor (cinematographer), Robert Watts (producer), Albert Clarke (stills photographer) and Ian Liston (snowspeeder pilot/AT-AT Driver). Born on the Isle of Wight in 1972, Chris now lives in New Zealand with his wife, Elizabeth, and their children Thomas, Rebekah and Benjamin.
He currently works for boutique public relations agency HMC Communications in Hamilton.