George Lucas

Carrie Fisher was recently promoting her 2016 memoir “The Princess Diarist.” (Courtesy Riccardo Ghilardi)

Scoop: Carrie Fisher a great wit and princess for all time

Remembering Carrie Fisher, “Star Wars” creator George Lucas said, “She was our…

 

A first look at a design for a proposed George Lucas museum in San Francisco. There is also a proposal for a location in Los Angeles. Both are by Chinese architect Ma Yansong. (Lucas Museum of Narrative Art/TNS)

Scoop: J.Lo, Marc Anthony reunite in Miami in support of Hillary

It wasn’t a trick and to many, it was probably a treat,…

 

George Lucas will no longer build his Lucas Museum of Narrative Art with a collection of fine art and Hollywood memorabilia in Chicago after facing legal issues. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

George Lucas to build museum in California after pulling Chicago site

“Star Wars” creator George Lucas has officially pulled plans to open his…

 

A video of meteorologist Liberte Chan wearing a sweater over a formal dress during her Saturday forecast went viral. (YouTube)

Scoop: L.A. news team has last word on ‘Sweatergate’

The news team at Los Angeles station KTLA cleared the air Monday…

A video of meteorologist Liberte Chan wearing a sweater over a formal dress during her Saturday forecast went viral. (YouTube)
Daisy Ridley takes the lead as Rey, one of the new young heroes fighting enemies on the dark side in “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” (COURTESY LUCASFILM)

New ‘Star Wars’ a ‘Rey’ of sunshine

It’s here and it doesn’t suck. J.J. Abrams’ “Star Wars: The Force…

Daisy Ridley takes the lead as Rey, one of the new young heroes fighting enemies on the dark side in “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” (COURTESY LUCASFILM)
George Lucas will no longer build his Lucas Museum of Narrative Art with a collection of fine art and Hollywood memorabilia in Chicago after facing legal issues. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

SF loses out on George Lucas art museum

Rebuffing pleas to build his museum on the San Francisco waterfront, filmmaker…

George Lucas will no longer build his Lucas Museum of Narrative Art with a collection of fine art and Hollywood memorabilia in Chicago after facing legal issues. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

Lucas Cultural Arts Museum belongs in SF

George Lucas has made an indelible impact on San Francisco and the…

Mayor Ed Lee sends letter to Star Wars creator to keep Lucas museum in San Francisco

Mayor Ed Lee is attempting to entice George Lucas to locate his…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee

SF exploring alternate sites in effort to keep Lucas museum plan in city

The Presidio Trust may have jilted filmmaker George Lucas’ plans when it…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee
Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee

Mayor Ed Lee wants filmmaker George Lucas' museum

Mayor Ed Lee isn't about to lose a museum to be filled…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee
COURTESY RENDERINGThe Presidio Trust is considering several bids for a museum.

Concerns remain over three revised proposals for Presidio site

What has become an all-too-common squabble over the future of Crissy Field…

COURTESY RENDERINGThe Presidio Trust is considering several bids for a museum.
Courtesy renderingThe new

Smaller, softer ideas for Presidio center unveiled

Smaller, leaner and hopefully fit for a national park. Scaled-back proposals for…

Courtesy renderingThe new
Courtesy renderingThe Presidio Trust has taken issue with several ideas for the project to build a new facility at the commissary site near Crissy Field. Above is George Lucas’ Lucas Cultural Arts Museum proposal. Scroll through for renderings of the other two proposals.

George Lucas team committed to meeting Presidio requests on museum proposal

Too big. Too tall. Wrong design. That was the message sent Thursday…

Courtesy renderingThe Presidio Trust has taken issue with several ideas for the project to build a new facility at the commissary site near Crissy Field. Above is George Lucas’ Lucas Cultural Arts Museum proposal. Scroll through for renderings of the other two proposals.

Presidio Trust is right to take time for Crissy Field project decision

The Presidio Trust has to make an important decision about the future…

Courtesy ImageThe proposed George Lucas museum would be a good project for San Francisco

Presidio Exchange, not George Lucas' museum, is best for Presidio

George Lucas, the Bay Area resident best known for creating "Star Wars,"…

Courtesy ImageThe proposed George Lucas museum would be a good project for San Francisco

Battle lines drawn over Presidio future

The battle lines were clear Thursday night over the future of what…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File PhotoThe Presidio Trust plans to rehab a portion of the park site

Presidio project should be awarded on merits, not star power

The Presidio Trust has a spectacular opportunity to remake two sections of…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner File PhotoThe Presidio Trust plans to rehab a portion of the park site
Getty ImagesGeorge Lucas talks about the death of Hollywood

Steven Spielberg, George Lucas offer Hollywood dire warning

Both Steven Spielberg and George Lucas looked into their cinematic crystal balls…

Getty ImagesGeorge Lucas talks about the death of Hollywood
Anna Latino/Special to the S.F. ExaminerLucasfilm Ltd.

Disney shutting San Francisco’s LucasArts, laying off employees

The Walt Disney Co. is shutting down San Francisco-based video game production…

Anna Latino/Special to the S.F. ExaminerLucasfilm Ltd.