Lucas made the comments during an interview about new Star Wars film The Force Awakens
'It’s a marathon, it’s not a sprint'
The blockbuster returns
'Nearly 40 years after the first Star Destroyer crawled across the screen, we are still obsessed with George's vision of a galaxy far, far away'
The director also gave advice to JJ Abrams about the upcoming The Force Awakens
With a month until opening, Stephen Kelly ponders how the 21st century’s most hyped film could go right - or wrong
More than eight years after his death, he’s still making headlines. This time? Because he apparently auditioned for the role of a Jedi Master
Hundreds braved the undesirable weather for a chance to be cast in a role in the upcoming film
Disney has announced it will launch TV series Star Wars Rebels
Sequel to the original trilogy seized upon by George Osborne as a victory for UK creative industry tax breaks
Gallery: Accompanied by Star Wars music attendees slice and parry around the dance studio clutching neon-glowing lightsabers.
The company behind the Star Wars franchise has revealed it is postponing the scheduled releases of Episodes II and III in 3D.
The next Star Wars film won't be based on any existing books or films, according to E! Online. A source at Lucasfilm has revealed that George Lucas is hatching "an original story" to run through Episodes VII, VIII and IX.
Disney is said to have overpaid for Lucasfilm's Star Wars but the money's not at the box office any more
It is the loyalty of Star Wars fans that Disney has spent big bucks to purchase
Fans can look forward to Episode 7 in the sci-fi franchise with George Lucas as consultant