Grunberg—as seen in this handy, clip-and-save /Film timeline—has a long relationship with J.J. Abrams that extends all the way back to childhood, when they first started making home movies together. Since then, Grunberg’s been included in every project where Abrams can fit him in, and therefore it would have been incredibly rude for the sudden exception to have been a new Star Wars movie.

Meanwhile, your own friends aren’t doing shit to get you in Star Wars. Why do you even hang out with them?