The Walt Disney Company has acquired George Lucas’ company LucasFilm Ltd. as well as its subsidiaries. This means that Disney now has creative control of Star Wars, the Indiana Jones franchise, and more.
In the video below you can hear from Bob Iger and George Lucas about the acquisition. Here’s what was shared along with the video:
“The Walt Disney Company announced that it is acquiring Lucasfilm — the global entertainment company founded by George Lucas and the home of the legendary ‘Star Wars’ franchise. Watch Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company Bob Iger and George Lucas, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Lucasfilm, discuss the announcement.”
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