Mark Hamill regrets trash-talking Luke Skywalker's direction in 'The Last Jedi'

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Mark Hamill once proclaimed, "He's not my Luke Skywalker", referring to how his iconic Star Wars character was depicted in The Last Jedi. "Creative differences are a common element of any project but usually remain private", he tweeted.

Hamill commented in response to an interview where he said: "I've had trouble accepting what (Rian Johnson) saw for Luke but again, I mean, I have to say, having seen the movie I was wrong".

Hamill, who added the hashtag #HumbledHamill, said that Last Jedi director Rian Johnson "made an all-time GREAT one!"

Hamill has publicly aired his grievances with Johnson over the direction for Luke Skywalker, the character that Hamill has inhabited for decades.

Filming for Star Wars: The Last Jedi on Skellig Michael took place over just two days in 2015 before moving to the mainland. So, right there we had a fundamental difference, but it's not my story anymore. I'm sorry. Well, in this version, see, I'm talking about the George Lucas Star Wars'. He told Spanish outlet SensaCine, "I nearly had to think of Luke as another character".

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Laura Dern from the Hollywood blockbuster movie "Star Wars: The Last Jedi portraits". I hope they don't get upset, and I came to really believe that Rian was the exact man that they need for this job, ' confirmed Hamill.

"So I understood the requirements of the script, and once I was honest with him about how I felt, I was able to go and do what I was supposed to do, which is do my best to make that story as effective as possible and realise his vision".

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By the end he was quite complementary of Johnson, whose last big action movie was 2012's Looper.