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George Walton Lucas, Jr. was raised on a walnut ranch in Modesto, California. His father was a stationery store owner and he had three siblings. During his late teen years, he went to Downey High School and was very much interested in drag racing. He planned to become a professional race-car driver. However, a terrible car accident just after his ... See full bio »
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 2019 Star Wars: Episode IX (characters) (announced)
 2017 Star Wars: Episode VIII (characters) (filming)
 2016 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (characters) (filming)
 2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens (characters) (completed)
  Indiana Jones 5 (characters) (announced)
 2015 Strange Magic (story)
 2013 Star Wars: The Force Unleashed (Star Wars and Star Wars characters by)
 2008 Star Wars: The Clone Wars (characters and universe)
 2002 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (screenplay) / (story)
 1994 Radioland Murders (story)
 1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (characters) / (story)
 1988 Willow (story)
 1983 Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (screenplay) / (story)
 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark (story)
 1979 More American Graffiti (characters)
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Story for book 'Shadow Dawn' by Chris Claremont, New York: Bantam Books, ISBN 0553095978 See more »

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8 Print Biographies | 7 Portrayals | 22 Interviews | 28 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Gentle George | George | George L. | Lucas


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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[on James Cameron's Avatar (2009)] Creating a universe is daunting. I'm glad Jim is doing it - there are only a few people in the world who are nuts enough to. I did it with Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), and now he's trying to challenge that. It's a lot of work. I do believe Jim will take this further out than anyone's ever conceived of. See more »


Three adopted children: Amanda Lucas (b. 1981) (with ex-wife Marcia Lucas), Katie Lucas (b. 1988) and Jett Lucas (b. 1993). See more »


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 ... See more »

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Good director, bad writer newhouse47
Sorry if this is a stupid question, but why don't people like him? shainz
Lucas has sold Lucas Film and Star Wars to Disney kswiston
You just crushed his spirit boonose
Will he get any money at all for the upcoming star wars movie onemanbond
Plead make those 'esoteric art films!' j3llz6x
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