With thousands of tweets commemorating Star Wars Day, a few notable stars from the original films and the upcoming “Star Wars 7” have also chimed in to wish fans well. The unofficial Jedi holiday is enjoying a spike in popularity in anticipation of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” later this year.

While not all of the cast members are on Twitter, here are a few of the famous names enjoying Star Wars Day. New leading man in the upcoming “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” John Boyega, greeted his fans with a simple and cheerful tweet:

Many of the classic “Star Wars” crew wished their fans well. C-3PO actor Anthony Daniels attempted to give his fans around the world a Force hug:

Resident wookie co-pilot, Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca), returned to Twitter to retweet fan art for Star Wars Day:

The suave Billy Dee Williams, who portrayed Lando Calrissian, also wished his followers a Happy Star Wars Day:

Meanwhile, in a galaxy far, far away, Carrie Fisher was tweeting:

Vanity Fair released its “Star Wars” issue right at midnight on May the 4th. Good timing for its new cover featuring Boyega, Mayhew (in Chewbacca costume), Daisy Ridley, and Harrison Ford:


Other members of the Disney family, the studio that now owns “Star Wars,” are getting in on the action:

The crew of the International Space Station shared its celebration of Star Wars Day with Earth:

Even a few other crafty brands have jumped in on May the 4th activities:

What’s your favorite #MayThe4thBeWithYou tweet? Share in the comments below!