Perry King played Han Solo in NPR's radio presentations of Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.
Perry King is an avid motorcyclist and race car driver. In 1986, he won the Long Beach Grand Prix Toyota Pro-Celebrity Race.
Perry King attended Yale University and graduated with a degree in Theater. He also attended Julliard, where he was a student of John Houseman.
Perry King has been married twice. His first marriage was to Karen Hryharrow and lasted from 1967 to 1979. His second marriage was to Jamie Elvidge and also ended in divorce. Perry King is the father of two daughters, one from each of his two marriages.