In case you missed it on the home page. David is a super nice guy. Darth Vader Beats Cancer Posted By Dustin on February 3, 2010 David Prowse ( is Darth Vader ) has announced he is officially clear of cancer. From the UK Mirror - "I've won the fight and I'm feeling better than ever. Everyone was shocked by how well it all went." David admits he was lucky to be diagnosed early after a Prostate Cancer Support Association worker urged him to ask his GP for a blood test .