Famous actor Mark Hamill has been identified as Mervyn Pumpkinhead in the long-awaited Sandman series from Netflix.

This is a recent adaptation of the familiar Neil Gaiman comic book series, and has been announced as part of Netflix Geeked Week.

The five-day event has boosted the excitement of any number of upcoming projects,

but the announcement that Mark Hamill, Luke Skywalker himself, will feature one of Sandman's weird

(and funny) characters is huge. Although Mark Hamill is best known for starring Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars

franchise from the first movie in 1977, he also has a long and accomplished career as a voice actor.

Most notably, he has often portrayed the giant DC Batman Joker since 1992, starting with Batman: The Animated Series.

Since then, Mark Hamill has returned to character in animated series (as well as live-action), films, video game familiarity,