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SpouseEverest Hobson Lucas, Amanda Lucas, Amy Rodrigues, DeEdgra Lucas

Lucas is a film directed by George Lucas. It was released in 1977 and starred Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, and Alec Guinness. The film was a critical and commercial success, grossing over $460 million worldwide and becoming the highest-grossing film of 1977. Lucas won the Academy Award for Best Director, and the film was nominated for six other Oscars, including Best Picture.

Lucas was born on May 14, 1944, in Modesto, California, to Dorothy (née Bomberger) and George Lucas Sr. His father was a stationery store owner and his mother was a homemaker. He has three siblings: two brothers, Walter and David, and a sister, Kathleen. Lucas was raised in a Catholic family and attended Modesto Junior College before transferring to the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts.

Lucas began his career working as a cameraman on various films and television shows. In 1971, he co-wrote and directed the film THX 1138, which was not a commercial success but garnered critical acclaim. Lucas then wrote and directed American Graffiti (1973), which was a massive hit, grossing over $140 million worldwide.

In 1977, Lucas wrote and directed Star Wars, which became one of the most successful films of all time, grossing over $460 million worldwide. The film won six Academy Awards, including Best Director for Lucas.

Lucas continued to work on Star Wars sequels and prequels over the next few decades. In 1999, he returned to directing with Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace. The film was a commercial success but was met with mixed reviews from critics.

Lucas has a net worth of $5.4 billion as of 2020. He has been married twice: first to Marcia Lucas from 1969 to 1983, with whom he has three children; and second to Mellody Hobson, with whom he has one child.

General Info

Salary1.6 million USD, 1.6 million USD
Height1.8 m
Weight86 kg
ProfessionBasketball player, Basketball player
EducationPingry School, Yale University, University of Maryland, College Park
NationalityPhilippine, American


SpouseEverest Hobson Lucas, Amanda Lucas, Amy Rodrigues, DeEdgra Lucas
ChildrenJohn Lucas III, John Lucas III


AwardsNBA All-Rookie Team
NominationsBAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay, Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay
MoviesBad Moms, The Hangover, 21 & Over, Office Christmas Party, The Change-Up, The Hangover Part III, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past, The Hangover Part II, Flypaper, Four Christmases, Rebound, Full of It, Rustin, Bad Mom's Christmas
TV ShowsMixology, Mixology

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Four Christmases2008screenplay
Full of It2007screenplay
Bad Mom's Christmas2017announced
Office Christmas Party2016story
Bad Moms2016written by
MixologyTV Series creator - 13 episodes, 2014 written by - 3 episodes, 2014
The Hangover Part III2013characters
21 & Over2013written by
The Change-Up2011written by
The Hangover Part II2011characters
Flypaper2011written by
The Hangover2009written by
Ghosts of Girlfriends Past2009written by


Mixology2014TV Series executive producer - 13 episodes
21 & Over2013executive producer


Bad Mom's Christmas2017announced
Bad Moms2016
Mixology2014TV Series 1 episode
21 & Over2013


Chicken Little2005special thanks


On Story2011TV SeriesHimself


Won Awards

2013Directors to WatchPalm Springs International Film Festival21 & Over (2013)

Nominated Awards

2010BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Screenplay - OriginalThe Hangover (2009)
2010WGA Award (Screen)Writers Guild of America, USABest Original ScreenplayThe Hangover (2009)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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