Wrote foreword for "My Magic Carpet of Films: A Personal Journey in the Motion Picture Industry, 1916-2000" by Michael D. Moore
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21 Interviews |
28 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
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Gentle George | George | George L. | Lucas
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
[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.
When he began his apprenticeship at Warner Brothers, what he wanted to see most was the Animation Department. He claims that the day he arrived on the lot was the very day the Animation Department was closed down.
Science fiction and fantasy themes in his films