- "Occasionally there would be a casting call for extras needed for various productions and one summer Ron was an extra in The Ewoks Adventure: Battle for Endor. Ron commented about how cheap the costumes were for the extras."
- ―Aric Wilmunder
Ron Gilbert is a video game developer most famous for his work on several LucasArts graphic adventures, including Maniac Mansion, The Secret of Monkey Island and Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge. While working at LucasArts, Gilbert played an extra in the 1985 film Ewoks: The Battle for Endor. Gilbert recently completed work on the action role-playing game DeathSpank for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.