You have to read this heartwarming story about The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson

Silicon Valley star and former red carpet reporter Kumail Nanjiani has shared a lovely account of his encounter with Star Wars director Rian Johnson

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You can tell a lot about a person by how they treat the people around them, no matter how unimportant they may seem – and this story about Star Wars: The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson will warm your heart.

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Silicon Valley and The Big Sick star Kumail Nanjiani has shared a lovely anecdote about the Star Wars director that dates back five years, when Johnson was at Comic Con and Nanjiani was a mere red carpet reporter.

It turned out this was actually a pretty rough gig…

Then disaster strikes…

Uh oh! But did Johnson throw a hissy fit? Did he roll his eyes and walk away? No, he did not.

Years later, when Nanjiani was a star in his own right, they met again – and Johnson remembered exactly what went down.

What a guy…

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi will be released in UK cinemas on 14th December