When George Lucas sold his company Lucasfilm to the Walt Disney Company in 2012 for $4 billion, it exponentially increased his already high net worth. However, some new financial numbers have been released that shed some light on just how much Lucas has made since then.
How much did George Lucas get for selling Star Wars to Disney?
REAL TIME NET WORTH
‘Star Wars’ creator George Lucas has largely retired from filmmaking since he sold his Lucasfilm to Disney in 2012 for $4.1 billion in stock and cash.
How much money has Disney made off of Star Wars?
The Disney Star Wars trilogy earned $4.475 billion on a combined budget of around $720 million while the Prequel Star Wars trilogy earned (not counting reissues) $2.437 billion on a combined $345 million budget.
Why did Disney ruin Star Wars?
Undoubtably, the discontent stems from Disney being more worried about raking in money than creating quality movies. Disney is ultimately ruining Star Wars through an elimination of established lore, an overuse of nostalgia and politics getting in the way of story.
Will George Lucas Buy Back Star Wars?
Luckily, those fans may soon get their wish, as George Lucas is reportedly planning to take back control of the franchise, and is working on a new trilogy. Rumors of George Lucas’ involvement with the franchise has swirled for years, since he first sold the ‘Star Wars’ rights to the Walt Disney Company in 2012.
What is Harrison Ford’s net worth?
Harrison Ford (born July 13, 1942) is an American actor. As of 2020, the U.S. domestic box office grosses of his films total over $5.4 billion, with worldwide grosses surpassing $9.3 billion, placing him at No.
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