Golden Gods Spirit Of Hammer: Dave Prowse

The man behind Darth Vader's mask Dave Prowse has won our very own Spirit Of Hammer award, sponsored by Jägermeister.

Dave Prowse – the man who played Darth Vader – has won the Jägermeister Spirit Of Hammer award at the Orange Amplification Presents The Metal Hammer Golden Gods In Association With World Of Tanks.

This was a non-voted category. Last year’s winner was Brian Blessed.

Do you agree with Dave Prowse winning? Who would you have voted for?

Luke Morton joined Metal Hammer as Online Editor in 2014, having previously worked as News Editor at popular (but now sadly defunct) alternative lifestyle magazine, Front. As well as helming the Metal Hammer website for the four years that followed, Luke also helped relaunch the Metal Hammer podcast in early 2018, producing, scripting and presenting the relaunched show during its early days. He also wrote regular features for the magazine, including a 2018 cover feature for his very favourite band in the world, Slipknot, discussing their turbulent 2008 album, All Hope Is Gone.