2016 ~ STAR WARS CELEBRATION EUROPE Nick was invited to exhibit the SavingYoda puppet in London along with an initial FXpo holographic display about building the original puppet for The Empire Strikes Back.
2016 ~ Saving Yoda Project, Nick rebuilt a fully functional animatronic Yoda puppet as an historical record of how the worlds first animatronic superstar was fabricated. He used the same principles as the 1978 original,
2015 ~ Nick took part in three Star Wars concerts with the PUERTO RICO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA which were later named amongst the top cultural events in PR for 2015.
2015 ~ STAR WARS CELEBRATION ANAHEIM where Lucasfilm resident Star Wars expert Pablo Hidalgo and associate Tom Spina renamed one of the Mos Eisley Cantina characters “Demono DeoMaley” to honor Nick Maley’s work on Star Wars and for his tireless contribution to helping the Lucasfilm Archive with details about the UK creature build for A New Hope.
2015 ~ STAR WARS FANS FUN DAY, Burnley, England
2015 ~ THE FOLLOW YOUR STAR FOUNDATION established to administer FXpo and continue Nick’s philanthropic aims in Europe, (based upon nick’s catchphrase of 30 years... “Follow Your Star”). FYSF is another non-profit foundation established to inspire youngsters to overcome negativity and live extraordinary lives.
2014 ~ "MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU" PARADE, Nuremberg, Germany.
Nick and his volunteers organized a big SW parade in Nuremberg with the German 501st Legion at Nuremberg's FolksFest.
2014 ~ STAR WARS MARATHON WEEKEND, Nuremberg, Germany.
Nick collaborated with Lucasfilm and Disney who arranged for 20th Century Fox to release the first six Star Wars movies across Germany.
2014 ~ TOY MUSEUM NUREMBERG, a fund raiding event for FXpo
2012 ~ STAR WARS CELEBRATION VI, Orlando Florida. Nick linked up with old associates and took part a panel about the Mos Eisley Cantina Creatures.
2011 ~ Established the YODA GUY MOVIE EXHIBIT, Sint Maarten, Caribbean.
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