Lucas planning Star Wars series—for preschoolers!?

If you happen to be a member of the Sesame Street set AND a fan of Star Wars, then today's your lucky day—because George Lucas is creating a new Star Wars saga just for you.

The latest from Skywalker Ranch, according to iesb, is that a director has been brought on board to direct a new animated series based on the popular Star Wars: Galactic Heroes line of toys.

The key demographic for the series will be preschool- to kindergarten-aged children, as you can tell from the working title for the project, which is believed to be—


There's no word as yet as to whether the Cartoon Network or its WB sister companies will be airing the series.

So what do you think about a Star Wars that's pure kid stuff? Would you leave it for the toddlers? Or watch it anyway?

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