Wrote foreword for "My Magic Carpet of Films: A Personal Journey in the Motion Picture Industry, 1916-2000" by Michael D. Moore
8 Print Biographies |
7 Portrayals |
22 Interviews |
28 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
Gentle George | George | George L. | Lucas
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
People think of me as a sort of pathological, Howard Hughes
-type guy sitting in a hotel room, which is definitely not so.
In the 2005 edition of Forbes' "400 Richest People in America" list, his net worth is estimated at $3.5 billion. He and his good friend Steven Spielberg
are the only filmmakers on the list.
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 ...