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Gentle George | George | George L. | Lucas
5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[About the origin of "Chewbacca"] There was a dog in American Graffiti
(1973), but I didn't use "Indiana" for the part because it was a night scene and I wanted a white dog. My wife was very upset that I didn't put my own dog in the movie; so I said I'd put Indiana's spirit in the next one. And that's how the "Wookiee" came into being.
As a fan of Family Guy
(1999), he occasionally gives the producers the clearance to do "Star Wars" gags on the series.
Letters/numbers THX-1138 (name of his first "real" movie) appears in many films: The licence plate number on Milner's deuce coupe in American Graffiti
(1973) was THX 138. A battle droid who captures Jar Jar Binks and the Gungans has the number 1138 written on his back. In Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
(1977), Luke Skywalker said (with reference to Chewbacca) "Prisoner transfer from cell ...