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'Rogue One' Director Says He Can 'Die Happy' After Hearing George Lucas' Reaction

By JJ Duncan on
Gareth Edwards calls the conversation "a real privilege."Read Full Story

20 Things You Never Knew About 'Labyrinth'

By Joe Robberson on
With David Bowie gone and the film's 30th anniversary this year, we celebrate the Jim Henson cult favorite.Read Full Story

WHEW! 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Actually Works

By Joe Robberson on
J.J. Abrams brings the well-worn franchise into modernity with a familiar style.Read Full Story

George Lucas Hasn't Seen the New 'Star Wars' Trailer

By Joe Robberson on
Luke and Leia's creator doesn't seem too excited about J.J. Abrams' take on the franchise.Read Full Story

Mellody Hobson Pictures: George Lucas' Wife

By Deena Bustillo on
George Lucas is a dad again! The director welcomed a daughter, Everest, with wife Mellody Hobson via gestational surrogate. The couple had not announced the baby news prior to today's big reveal. These two have been dating since 2006 and got hitched in June 2013, just months after Lucas sold Lucasfilm Ltd. and the rights to Star Wars to Walt Disney Company for a paltry $4.05 billion. Seriously.Over the last few years, Hobson, chairman for DreamWorks Animation and head of an investment...Read Full Story

George Lucas Welcomes a Daughter at 69

By Deena Bustillo on
Getty ImagesGeorge Lucas is going to be changing diapers again at the ripe age of 69. The Star Wars director and wife Mellody Hobson welcomed a daughter via gestational surrogate Friday, confirms Huffington Post. Baby Everest is the director's first biological child. He was already father to adopted kids  Amanda, 32, Katie, 25, and Jett, 20. Lucas and Hobson got hitched on June 22 at Skywalker Ranch and did not make the baby plan public before their little bundle of joy arrived. Congrats to...Read Full Story

George Lucas Engaged: Girlfriend Mellody Hobson Pictures

By Deena Bustillo on
George Lucas is heading down the aisle! The 68-year-old Star Wars creator is engaged to girlfriend of seven years, Mellody Hobson. The good news was confirmed by a Lucasfilm rep (via Us Weekly). The engagement comes just months after Lucas sold Lucasfilm Ltd. and the rights to Star Wars to Walt Disney Company for a paltry $4.05 billion. Seriously.Over the last few years, Hobson, chairman for DreamWorks Animation and head of an investment management firm, has accompanied the director on red...Read Full Story

George Lucas Thinks the World Will End in 2012

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George Lucas revealed his apocalypse theory -- that the world would end in 2012 -- to actor Seth Rogen during a meeting.And the star insists Lucas has faith in his prediction.Rogen is quoted by the Toronto Sun newspaper as saying: “George Lucas sits down and seriously proceeds to talk for around 25 minutes about how he thinks the world is gonna end in the year 2012. Like, for real. He thinks it.”As well as Rogen and Lucas, Oscar-winning director Steven Spielberg -- who created the Indiana...Read Full Story

George Lucas Tops 'Forbes' List of Hollywood's Highest Earning Men

By Jake on
FORBES.COM HIGHEST-EARNING MEN IN HOLLYWOOD George Lucas - $170 million Steven Spielberg - $150 million Jerry Bruckheimer - $100 million Jerry Seinfeld - $85 million Dr. Phil McGraw - $80 million Tyler Perry - $75 million Dick Wolf - $75 million Simon Cowell - $75 million Bruce Springsteen - $70 million Howard Stern - $70 million Even if critics winced at Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, the money ain't bad.Forbes put out their list of the ten highest earning men in...Read Full Story