George Lucas, the legendary creator of Star Wars, will join Hasbro’s vaunted 6-inch Star Wars: The Black Series line of action figures. Created in celebration of Lucasfilm’s 50th anniversary and in tribute to its founder, the figure cleverly depicts Lucas in stormtrooper armor and comes with a removable helmet and blaster. Lucas reports in forContinue reading “George Lucas Joins Hasbro’s Black Series – The Star Wars Creator Immortalized As A Stormtrooper Action Figure”
George Lucas’ Museum of Narrative Art will be built in Los Angeles, the project’s directors have announced. The $1-billion Exposition Park museum will be funded by Lucas, the creator of “Star Wars.” The filmmaker’s personal collection of fine and popular art, including ephemera related to his “Star Wars” franchise, will fill a futuristic new museum inContinue reading “Los Angeles Will Be Home To George Lucas’ Museum of Narrative Art”
Entertainment Weekly has announced that the now Random House imprint will soon publish six Little Golden Books based on the films of George Lucas’ Star Wars saga. The adaptations will arrive in stores on July 28, 2015 with a special boxed set of all six following on September 1, 2015. “The Star Wars franchise hasContinue reading “Star Wars Little Golden Books Based On The Films of George Lucas Arriving Soon”
Dark Horse is honored to announce a dream project: working with J.W. Rinzler, executive editor at LucasBooks, and artist Mike Mayhew (Avengers) to adapt the rough-draft original screenplay which spawned the biggest franchise in film history! Three years before his 1977 film, George Lucas put down on paper his first story set in a galaxyContinue reading “George Lucas’s Original-Draft Screenplay For The Star Wars To Be Adapted By Dark Horse In An Eight-Issue Comic Series Launching In September”
In an interview with Devin Leonard of Bloomberg Businessweek, George Lucas confirmed that negotiations are in place for Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill to come back for the upcoming Star Wars films.