The break-up: Disney didn’t want Lucas around Star Wars, so he’s gone!

George Lucas and Star Wars have broken up. This is a bummer, but I think Lucas’ perspective is the right one to have. Here it it in his own words:

George Lucas is right to move on. I think they’re messing up losing Lucas–he’s a genius who takes things into new directions. I think Star Wars can subsist for a decade without Lucas just based on the great things he’s left behind, so I’m not worried. But it does suck.

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