"The Force is with Tom Kane, voice of Yoda in the upcoming animated movie “Star Wars: The Clone Wars.”
Fans flocked to hear the Overland Park man speak and get his autograph at this summer’s San Diego Comic-Con International, the world’s largest celebration of comic books and pop culture.
“I’m a kid from Kansas,” Kane said in the comfort of his home recording studio in Overland Park, having just returned from the fantasy-fueled hullabaloo of Comic-Con. “I still can’t believe people stand in line to have me sign my name on a photo.
“I saw ‘Star Wars’ at the Glenwood Theater the day I got out of ninth grade from Nallwood Junior High. And now to be part of that universe just kind of leaves me breathless.”'