George Lucas Returns To Direct Ewan McGregor In New Disney Direct Mini-Series
Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy has just announced that George Lucas has been signed on to direct Ewan McGregor in a three part mini-series for Disneys upcoming direct-to-consumer platform. McGregor played roles in all three Star Wars Prequels and is no stranger to the Star Wars universe.
I couldnt be more excited about George returning to direct this special project for the new direct-to-consumer platform, says Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy. George brings the perfect mix of high energy directing, combined with a well rounded fluency in the Star Wars universe. This series will allow George the chance to work with a diverse group of writers and and give Lucasfilm the opportunity to build a robust talent base.