If only I had this Millennium Falcon chocolate. My life would be complete. Just seen it around the internet and really, really want one now. It is my goal in life. - Couldn't have said it better myself.
Harrison Ford did in fact do a lot of bit and background work prior to being cast in Star Wars. But was working as a carpenter when cast in the role of Han Solo. Star Wars went on to be the highest grossing film of all time.