Movie News Spike joins "Star Wars Episode III" Spike joins "Star Wars Episode III" Clint Mar 3, 2003 Spike in "Star Wars"? Quite possibly. According to a report on Dark Horizons, James Marsters, who plays Spike on TV’s "Buffy", is tipped to be playing a young Grand Moff Tarkin in "Star Wars Episode III". A Career making role if I do say. Share this story!(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) Related Items Movie News Mar 3, 2003 Clint Clint is the creator, editor and maintainer of Moviehole. Loves David Lynch, David Fincher... actually, any filmmaker by the name of David. Related Items Join MH's newsletter!