What did George Lucas get for selling Star Wars?
How much money did George get for selling Lucasfilm? According to a Forbes report, George sold Lucasfilm to Disney in 2012 for an estimated $4.1 billion in stocks and cash.
Did George Lucas donate $4 billion?
A spokesperson for Lucasfilm told the Reporter that Lucas, who owns 100 percent of the company, plans to transfer much of the $4 billion he receives from its sale to the Walt Disney Company to a private philanthropy that will focus on education issues in the United States.
Is George Lucas a billionaire?
Undoubtedly one of the biggest brands and franchises, if not the biggest, in the world of entertainment is Star Wars, and its creator is George Lucas, director, writer, producer and entrepreneur with a billionaire net worth.