George Walton Lucas Jr. is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, and entrepreneur. Lucas is best known for creating the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises and founding Lucasfilm, Lucasfilm Games, and Industrial Light & Magic. He served as chairman of Lucasfilm before selling it to The Walt Disney Company in 2012. Lucas is one of history’s most financially successful filmmakers and is considered one of the most significant figures of the 20th-century New Hollywood movement, and a pioneer of the modern blockbuster.
George Lucas has an estimated net worth of $8.2 billion.
Date of birth:
May 14, 1944
United States of America
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