Star Wars: The Force Awakens newcomers John Boyega and Oscar Isaac are speaking up about what it is to be cast in the multi-billion dollar franchise. Director J.J. Abrams followed in creator George Lucas’ footsteps when he cast relative unknowns in the main roles for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Show More Summary
Two years ago, when legendary producer George Lucas wanted to sell a portion of his studio land in California’s wealthy Marin County to a developer who would build affordable housing, Read More The post George Lucas Finances Low-Income Housing Development to Help Community appeared first on Ecorazzi.
An aspiring Jedi named Colin wrote this letter to George Lucas, addressing his greatest concern. He signed it "Love!" If anyone deserves to be happily married, it's this kid. (via GeekDad) Just this morning, I wrote about a baby who was clearly already falling to the dark side. Show More Summary
George Lucas claims that Princess Leia's iconic buns are from turn-of-the-century Mexico, but our investigation into the matter tells a different story.
What's a Jedi to do when he or she falls in love? Suppress those feelings, apparently. After all, if they are to abide by the Jedi code, love and personal attachments can lead one to the dark side of the Force. This didn't sit well with...Show More Summary
This video captures the Star Wars Celebration fan convention in a nutshell: A comedian dressed as George Lucas battles a fan dressed as one of Lucas’ creations and the crowd goes nuts. The comedian in question is Josh Robert Thompson, who’s best known as the voice of Geoff the Robot on Craig Ferguson’s The Late Late Show. Show More Summary
Seven-year-old Star Wars superfan Colin Gilpatric had a serious dilemma, so he wrote a letter to George Lucas. Colin aspired to be a Jedi Knight, but he did not agree with the rule that Jedi can't get married. "I want to get married without becoming a Sith. Show More Summary
A seven year old Star Wars fan was so concerned that Jedi’s couldn’t marry without turning into a Sith, he wrote George Lucas and asked him to please change the rule.
The head of Friends of the Parks, the group suing the city over plans to build the George Lucas museum on the lakefront and threatening a suit if the Obama presidential library is built in a public park, is stepping down.
George Lucas, the father of Star Wars and the founder of Lucasfilm, is a man of simple tastes. Even for a conversation with Stephen Colbert at the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival in front of an audience of hundreds of people, he still dons his same old grandpa jeans and white sneakers. Show More Summary
image via wikimedia commons George Lucas may have handed the reigns of the Star Wars universe over to JJ Abrams and the Disney corporation, but that doesn’t mean he’s lost his Jedi edge. For years Lucas has been at war, not with dark lords of the Sith, but with wealthy neighbors of his sprawling property in Marin County, California. Show More Summary
George Lucas's Star Wars saga first wowed audiences back in 1977, and since then the lightsabers, Jedi Knights and Death Stars have become firmly embedded in the pop culture parlance. See more »
The rest of the world may be ecstatic about the trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, released Thursday and viewed more than 40 million times on YouTube alone But there's one Star Wars fan who isn't happy with what he's seeing of...Show More Summary
George Lucas has been granting all kinds of wishes to Star Wars fans these days: not only did he retcon the concept of Jedi singlehood, last Friday he owned up to the conversational shortcomings of his most successful series of films. But...Show More Summary
7-year old Colin Gilpatric recently wrote George Lucas asking him to change the rules so Jedis can get married, so that he can get married in the future without having to become a Sith. Obviously, because George Lucas has absolutelyShow More Summary
One 7-year-old boy has succeeded where legions of fans have failed: he has persuaded George Lucas to change his vision for Star Wars. Colin, a young Star Wars fan, hopes to become a Jedi Knight when he’s older, but he also wants to get...Show More Summary
George Lucas has faced opposition from his wealthy, ornery Marin County neighbors every time he's tried to build on his massive estate. First, plans to expand his production company studios were squashed, and then plans to sell some land...
AW! #goatchella A photo posted by Ferry Building Marketplace (@ferrybuilding) on Apr 18, 2015 at 10:31am PDT · Building boom transforming Noe's 24th St. corridor · George Lucas will pay $150 million to build affordable housing in Marin ·...
Adorable seven-year-old Star Wars fan, Colin Gilpatric, and his mother Peggy sent a letter to George Lucas asking that he allows Jedi to get married. Little Colin was very excited when he received a fantastic response, and a lot of cool Star Wars gifts, in the mail from the team at Lucasfilm. Hello, Colin, Thank […]
(Photo: The Community-Pop Culture Group) Dr. Jackson Crawford of UCLA is a scholar of Scandianvian studies and Old Norse literature. He has faithfully restored the Star Wars saga from its original form before George Lucas set to work on it. Show More Summary