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George Lucas created with Star Wars one of the biggest hits in the sci-fi history. Check out more details about the film director and producer! 

Aborted Star Wars Underworld TV series would've featured a 'sympathetic' Emperor Palpatine

One of the great mysteries of sci-fi lore is George Lucas’ aborted Star Wars Underworld television series, which spans dozens of proposed scripts that never actually made it in front of a camera. So, what kind of story was Lucas looking to tell?

Steven Spielberg confirms George Lucas' involvement in Indiana Jones 5

Spielberg announces that his good friend and creative colleague will join him in making the next Indiana Jones sequel.

Little known sci-fi fact: why Boba Fett died so quickly in Return of the Jedi

To this day, Star Wars fans mourn that Boba Fett exited the saga with so little fanfare. But that was not originally the case.

Wait, the entire Star Wars saga is being recounted by R2-D2 a century in the future?

George Lucas might not be running the show anymore, but he did frame the first six installments in the Star Wars saga. But who is actually telling the story?

The creator of the original R2-D2 has passed away

The man who built the first version of everyone's favorite little 'droid has left this galaxy behind.

An original, restored 35mm print of Star Wars has been leaked online

It seems the holy grail of vintage sci-fi cinema has finally leaked into the wild. 

Francis Ford Coppola on the true cost of George Lucas' Star Wars legacy

Was the world really robbed of some fantastic films due to Lucas launching his career into Star Wars?

Star Wars' George Lucas walks back those 'white slavers' comments about Disney

It’s no secret that George Lucas isn’t super-psyched about Disney’s direction with the Star Wars franchise, but the sci-fi auteur might have taken things a step too far in a recent interview. Now, he’s walking it back.

Jurassic World crew congratulates Star Wars team for box office record

The dino-sequel Jurassic World had the biggest opening in history earlier this year, but didn’t get to hold onto the crown very long. With Star Wars: The Force Awakens now on top of the pile, the Jurassic team has graciously passed the trophy.

George Lucas' interesting reaction after finally seeing Star Wars: The Force Awakens

We’re less than two week from release, and still hardly anyone outside of J.J. Abrams’ team and the higher-ups at Disney have actually seen Star Wars: The Force Awakens. But the franchise’s architect George Lucas has seen the new sequel — here’s what he had to say.

George Lucas explains why he's burned out on directing Star Wars movies

Pressure can take a toll, even if it’s pressure surrounding a franchise you built with your own two hands.

George Lucas admits Goofy's Star Wars connection at D23's Disney Legends ceremony

Lucas explains how the lovable Disney dog became the foundation for Jar-Jar Binks.