The famous George Lucas’ full name is George Walton Lucas Jr. The George Lucas net worth is $5.4 billion. He is a famous American film producer, director, screenwriter and entrepreneur. He got fame after creating “Star Wars” and “Indiana Jones”. In 1973, he received acclaim for his coming of age film “American Graffiti”. After graduation, he attempted to join the U.S Air Force but they would not accept Lucas. After that, he enrolled himself at USC as a graduate student in film production. In 1978 he made his first appearance on a TV show in the documentary series “Bitte umblattern”.
George Lucas Career and early life:
The famous American producer and writer was born in Modesto, California, U.S on 14 May 1944. His full name is George Walton Lucas Jr but he is famous as George Lucas. He belongs to a mixed ethnic background with German and Swiss-German descent in his mother side and Swiss-German roots in his father side.
Currently, he is 79 years old and he belongs to a Methodist family. Lucas’s zodiac sign is Taurus and his race is white. He completed his early education at Thomas Downey and Modesto’s Roosevelt Junior High School.
He started his career at United States Information Agency, where Lucas worked as an instructor for U.S Navy Students, who were being taught documentary cinematography. He also directed the short film “Electronic Labyrinth”, which won the first prize in the National Student Film Festival (1967-1968).
He started his film career after co-founding the studio American Zoetrope in 1969. Later on he created his own company, Lucas film, Ltd. Lucas is also a professional writer. He wrote the film “ Star Wars” later on, which became the highest-grossing film of all time. He acted as writer and producer on the “Indiana Jones” films.
He also acted as a writer and sometime executive producer in this period, including “Ewoks: Battle for Endor” (1985), “Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters”), “Ewoks: Caravan of Courage” (1984), “Twice Upon A Time” (1983), “Kurosawa’s Kagemusha” (1980) and many others.
In 1983, George and Tomlinson Holman founded an audio company. After that, George started work on the screenplay, in tentatively title “Episode I”.
George completed his early education from Thomas Downey High School and Modesto’s Roosevelt Junior High School in 1958. After that for his graduation he joined the University of Southern California.
Family and relationship:
George’s father’s name is George Walton Lucas Sr, and his mother’s name is Dorothy Ellinore Lucas. George had three siblings: Ann Lucas, Wendy Lucas and Kathleen Lucas.
George’s martial status is married and his wife name is Mellody Hobson. She is the president of Ariel Investments. They have one daughter.
In 1969 Lucas was married to his ex-wife Marcia Lou Griffin, who was a film editor. They adopted a daughter in 1981. In 1983, they got divorced. After that, George Lucas adopted two more children as a single parent. In the 1980s, he was in a relationship with singer Linda Ronstadt.
Lucas height is about 5 feet 7 inches which is equal to 170 cm and his body weight is around 77kg. George has dark brown eyes color and grey hair. He has average body type.
George Lucas Net Worth:
Currently George Lucas net worth is around $5.4 billion as of 2023. He has been in the film industry for long time. He earned a huge amount of money from his profession (writing,directing and producer).