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George Lucas Gives Verdict on New Star Wars Spin-off ‘Rogue One’


Jack Shepherd
The Independent

Despite George Lucas selling the rights to Star Wars to Disney years ago, the creator remains integrally linked to the series.

According to Rogue One director Gareth Edwards, Lucas has now seen the upcoming spin-off and, much to everyone’s relief, thoroughly enjoyed the film.

Speaking to an audience of journalists, Edwards told of how Lucas’s opinion was the “most important” one, and his reaction meant he could ‘die a happy man’.

According to Sunday World, Edwards said: ”Two days ago we got to show George the more, and we all had a phone call and I got to speak with him yesterday, and I don’t want to put words into his mouth, but I can honestly say that I can die happy now…

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