George Walton Lucas, Jr. (born May 14, 1944) is an American film producer, screenwriter, director, and entrepreneur. He founded Lucasfilm Limited and led the company as chairman and chief executive before selling it to The Walt Disney Company on October 30, 2012. He is best known as the creator of the space opera franchise Star Wars and the archaeologist-adventurer character Indiana Jones. Lucas is one of the American film industry's most financially successful directors/producers. When Disney's acquisition closes, Lucas will be Disney's largest shareholder after the estate of Steve Jobs. more »
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''May the Force be with you!''George Lucas (b. 1944), U.S. film director, producer. Ben "Obi-wan" Kenobi (Alec Guinness), in Star Wars (film) (1977).
''Let the Wookie win.''George Lucas (b. 1944), U.S. director, screenwriter. C3PO (Anthony Daniels), Star Wars, after learning that Wookies become violent after losing games ...
''Oh, my. I'd forgotten how much I hate space travel.''George Lucas (b. 1944), U.S. director, screenwriter. C3PO (Anthony Daniels), Star Wars, as Han Solo's ship, The Millennium Falcon, takes off (1977).
''No reward is worth this.''George Lucas (b. 1944), U.S. director, screenwriter. Han Solo (Harrison Ford), Star Wars, after an argument with Princess Leia (1977).
''I want to come with you to Aldrean. There's nothing for me here now. I want to learn the ways of the Force and become a Jedi like my father.''George Lucas (b. 1944), U.S. director, screenwriter. Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), Star Wars, leaving home after the murder of his aunt and uncle, spe...